Representatives of the JMU Army ROTC Duke Battalion, Air Force ROTC, Student Veterans Association and Veteran Scholars Task Force placed about 2,500 small American flags, donated by Home Depot, on the JMU Quadrangle to commemorate Veterans Day 2015 ... Read More >
A year long relationship with Malmo University in Sweden gives JMU's College of Education the opportunity to share innovative research and technologies in the field of Education Technology. ... Read More >
The Master of Education degree (M.Ed.) with a concentration in educational technology serves students who work in, or who intend to pursue careers in K12, higher education, business, industry, government and consulting. The program provides candidates with opportunities to explore and research emerging technologies for learning. Candidates in the program will discover effective ways to integrate these technologies in their chosen professional settings. Graduates will possess a broad and deep understanding of the practice of educational design and technology.
Candidates will demonstrate the knowledge, skills and dispositions to:
Design conditions for learning by applying principles of instructional systems design, message design, instructional strategies and learner characteristics.
Develop instructional materials and experiences using print, audiovisual, computer-based and integrated technologies.
Plan, organize, coordinate and supervise instructional technology by applying principles of project, resource, delivery system and information management.
Evaluate the adequacy of instruction and learning by applying principles of problem analysis, criterion-referenced measurement, formative and summative evaluation, and long-range planning.