VCU is now recruiting to form a cohort of teachers to begin mathematics specialist training. Courses will begin in June 2021 and the program will take two academic years and three summers to complete. All courses will be taught completely ONLINE. Successful candidates will graduate in August 2023 and be eligible for the mathematics specialist endorsement to a Virginia teaching license. For more information visit their information page at: http://www.people.vcu.edu/~ajellington/2021mathspecialistcohort.htm
Also, VCU will hold an Interest Meeting and Q&A session via Zoom on Thursday, February 25, 2021 from 6:30 - 7:30 pm. Program faculty and graduates will be available to answer questions about the program format, courses, and other information. Sign up to participate at: Interest Meeting and Q&A via Zoom .
George Mason University is recruiting graduate students for the Education Leadership MEd, Concentration in Mathematics Specialist Leader (K-8), with both fully online and hybrid options. The program places emphasis on research and scholarly activity in the areas of Mathematics learning, Mathematics teacher learning, and Curriculum reform. The Math Specialist Leader concentration includes the required course work for state endorsement as a K-8 Mathematics Specialist. Students study mathematics content, curriculum, assessment, and pedagogy. Interested students are invited to attend a virtual information session on Thursday, April 15 at 6:30pm ET by registering here. Learn more about the event and the Mathematics Education Leadership program on their website.