What is the Demand for STEM Teachers?

Today, there is a critical shortage of STEM teachers who have the credentials to teach the thousands of children who are lacking proper education in subjects like math and science. According to the National Math and Science Initiative , “over half of high school graduates…

Benefits of Choosing a Teaching Career

A Master’s in Education is a great way to help change the lives of children. Every person has a story to share about a teacher. The great teachers, the kind teachers, the disorganized teachers, the tough teachers – the impact of teachers from childhood stays…

How to Finance Your Master’s Degree in Education

While your salary expectations long-term with a master’s degree in education are strong, we know it can be tough to figure out how to finance your graduate degree. Below we discuss scholarships, grants, loans, and financial aid options, all of which may help you make…

How to Become a Teacher in Washington State — What You Need to Know

Even if you’re convinced that teaching is the career path for you, you may be wondering how to get started in the meaningful field of education. We’re here to guide you through the process! Let’s talk about the requirements for becoming a teacher in Washington…

4 Alumni Stories from the PLU Master of Arts in Education Program

If you’re thinking about securing a career in the critical field of education, then we invite you to meet four of our alumni and discover why they chose PLU’s master’s degree in education. Like many other fields, the education field is facing challenges today —…