Master of Arts in Teaching
Before beginning this application, please prepare a formal essay that includes the following:
• Your beliefs about teaching and learning.
• Your understanding of the role of students and teachers.
• Your view of the impact values and ethics have on classroom teaching.
• Your employment history including name, address and phone number of your employer(s); dates of employment; your position(s) and any subjects taught if applicable.
Your essay must be 3 to 5 pages long and formatted as a Microsoft Word document or PDF. Your proficiency in writing will be evaluated for admittance into this program. Take time to brainstorm, plan,
write, edit, rewrite, and proofread. This essay will be scored using a college writing rubric.