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Informative REsOURCES FOR STUDENTS and Educators

Become a Teacher Who Makes an Even Greater Impact.

Offered through the University of San Diego’s School of Leadership and Education Sciences, our highly regarded online Master of Education degree program is passionately committed to our mission of providing affordable, high-quality advanced degree opportunities for educators, while also serving as an advocate and thought leader for the education community.

Welcome to our USD Master of Education webinar resource center.

Here you will find a growing library on topics such as:


Inside Look at USD Master of Education Degree

Meet Dr. Joseph Lathan, Academic Director of the USD MEd Program

Dr. Joseph Lathan, academic director of the University of San Diego’s online Master of Education degree program, joins key team members to share an overview of the program — with detailed information about the structure of your MEd experience, the benefits, tuition costs and next steps.

Teaching Race in the Classroom

Philosophy, Strategies and Techniques – with Dr. Joseph Lathan

Join Dr. Joseph Lathan, PhD, academic director of USD’s online Master of Education degree program, for an insightful webinar on an important topic that is closely tied to the university’s commitment to social justice.

Online Teaching Myths & Best Practices

Learn From Renowned Education Experts How to Maximize Student Learning

Online education has never been more widely used, or hotly debated. Hear from USD MEd Academic Director Dr. Joseph Lathan, as he discusses some of the most common misconceptions about online learning and shares his 10 best tips for maximizing student success.

What Students Have to Say

Fuel Your Passion

University of San Diego online Master of Education alumnus Jeffrey Brown shares some of his experiences with USD’s MEd Online program and how it has benefited him.

University of San Diego online Master of Education Student Arieas Toney shares his relationship to teaching how this program fits into his life and how it’s helping him reach his goals.

University of San Diego online Master of Education student Elena Rojas shares her experience pursuing the Master of Education degree while working two jobs in another country.


Student and Faculty Spotlight Stories

Special Education is Her Passion: USD M.Ed. Grad Now Teaching in Jamaica

Meet Professor Garcia, Sixth-Grade STEAM Engineering Resource Teacher

Meet Chary Salvador: Passionate Teacher-Leader, Lifelong M.Ed. Learner

Education News & Analysis

Online Teaching Certification & Licensing Options

Top 31 Teacher Blogs: Because Educators Love Lifelong Learning

The Fastest Ways to Get a Teaching Degree

What is Bilingual Education?

Top 12 Educational Resources for Teachers

What is Differentiated Instruction?

Teaching Strategies and Best Practices

Brain-Based Learning: 15 Strategies to Improve Student Learning & Retention

Teaching Students on the Autism Spectrum

Complete Teaching Guide to Student-Centered vs. Teacher-Centered Learning

Education Conferences

We’ve compiled this directory listing some of the top education conferences you may wish to consider attending. Perhaps there’s one near you, or perhaps the time is right for an educational road trip!

Downloadable Guides

Top 11 Reasons to Get Your Master of Education Degree

10 Traits of Successful School Leaders

A Career Advancement Guide for Educators

Online Learning: Is Online Study Right for Me?


Our Master of Education students and alumni are not only accomplished teachers and scholars committed to academic excellence, but they are also engaged in improving practices in a broad range of fields and interests. Our graduates consistently indicate that their experience at USD played an integral role in their professional trajectory. Connect with our students and find out more.

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Kelly Young
Classroom Teacher
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Feliciana Stevenson
Dance Director
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Kirsten Anderson
Art Educator (Preschool-7th Grade)
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Amy Zapatka Cedin, Ed.D.
Educator Success Manager
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Greer Lally
Special Education Teacher
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Janet Cabezut
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Lindsey Bird
Teach and Language Institute Coordinator