Grad Teacher Ed & Discovery Education Partnership

Discovery

Discovery Education and Wilkes University Graduate Education have...

joined forces to offer high-quality graduate courses, which feature integrating digital media in education.

Discovery Education has been helping teachers around the world harness the power of digital media to engage and excite students. Discovery Education's Discovery Education streaming is changing the way video is used in the classroom. The only service of its kind proven to increase student achievement, it features more than 4,000 available full-length videos chaptered into over 40,000 content-specific video clips that can be streamed or downloaded directly into the classroom, either via the Internet or through locally hosted video servers.

Discovery Education streaming gives educators the ability to enhance their lesson plans with high-quality content that is correlated to individual state education standards, and also includes teachers’ guides, student activities, sample lesson plans, classroom integration ideas, and almost 20,000 digital images covering all K-12 subject areas.
  
Discovery Education and Wilkes University are proud to announce that in...
the Fall 2008 semester, there will be several additional courses offered which will have a unitedstreaming component. Their instructors will provide students in these courses with a passcode. The passcode will allow the students to have access to Discovery Education streaming for their tenure as a Wilkes Graduate Education student.
 
Wilkes University, in keeping with the mission of the Graduate Education Department, offers several graduate programs which incorporate Disovery Education streaming. The Classroom Technology master’s program can be taken fully online. Students can complete the entire program at a distance with no residency required. The Classroom Technology online degree program is designed so you can study when it's most convenient for the student.

All Wilkes University Graduate Education Programs are accredited by...
the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. To learn more about our programs, select Programs on the left of this page. Three of our masters' programs (Educational Leadership, Intsructional Technology and Special Education) offer a certification and are approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Education in addition to being Middle States accredited.

The special tuition rate for Wilkes Graduate Education courses...
is based on the State System of Higher Education (SSHE) scale. The 2008-09 tuition rate has been set at $357 per credit or $1071 for a three-credit course. If you prefer to defer tuition payment until the conclusion of the course, a Graduate Education personal tuition deferment can be submitted each semester by checking the appropriate defer line near the bottom of your registration form.

Visit our main Graduate Education page or call for more information on our programs.