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Earning an MAT Online vs. Earning an MEd Online

By The Editorial Team May 26, 2020

Education degrees come in numerous shapes and sizes, offering flexibility based on preferences and career objectives. For those aspiring for a graduate-level degree, there are two basic kinds of master’s degrees that provide further study in education: Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) and Master of Education (MEd). Despite the similarities in the concept —… Read More

What Degree is Needed to Become A First-Time Teacher?

By The Editorial Team April 29, 2020

Many educators prepare for their careers while in college and go directly into teaching upon graduation. For others, the passion for teaching doesn’t come until later. The traditional pathway to becoming a teacher may not be a good fit for those who already have a four-year degree in another field. According to the Bureau of… Read More

Where you attend college is just as important as the type of degree you get. Some colleges are nationally accredited, while others are regionally accredited. Prospective college students should consider the accreditation of the schools they plan to attend. According to the U.S. Department of Education, “Accreditation is the recognition that an institution maintains standards… Read More