Writing a letter of interest, also called a personal statement, to apply for a master’s program in special education is an important piece of the application process. You are showing your writing ability, revealing your goals and aspirations, and introducing yourself.
Many teachers who already have their master’s degrees decide to pursue a Ph.D. in education. Most universities allow teachers to design their own program of study to meet their career goals either in administration or higher education teaching.
You have your reading specialist degree, and so now you’re ready to find a dream job. What information should you include on your resume to attract a school district and land an interview?
One of the master’s in education degrees that teachers can earn is a master’s in curriculum and instruction. This program is usually for candidates that have a bachelor’s degree in teaching and some classroom experience. Graduates may work in administration to develop curriculum for the district.