MA in Educational Equity & Cultural Diversity University of Colorado Boulder School of Education
The CU Boulder School of Education offers a Master’s degree in Educational Equity & Cultural Diversity (EECD), emphasizing Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Education. Completing this program qualifies one for a Colorado endorsement in Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Education (K-12). Individuals who are fluent in Spanish and complete the Linguistically Diverse Learners' endorsement may also be eligible for the Linguistically Diverse Education Specialist: Bilingual Education endorsement.
The program provides a range of direct experiences in bilingual/multicultural/ESL education with the opportunity to develop skills and competencies essential to the work of educators of the linguistically different learner. The program's overall purpose is to develop sound bilingual/multicultural/ESL competencies in teachers and school leaders. Program course work includes foundations of bilingual/multicultural education, assessment practices and issues, bilingual and ESL methods, and a field-based practicum.