Sample online courses from Concordia University in Portland, Oregon, include Frameworks for Teaching Career and Technical Education, Math in Career and Technical Education, Special Education Teacher Leadership Practices and Educational Research. Two programs available online from the school are the Master of Education and the Doctorate of Education.
Among the Master of Education specialties are Career and Technical Education, Curriculum and Instruction, Educational Leadership, Advanced Study in Special Education and Special Education. Some of these divisions have further concentrations, such as the English Language Development, Leadership and Educational Technology Leadership concentrations under the Curriculum and Instruction category.
The Frameworks for Teaching Career and Technical Education course has four domains, 22 components and 76 descriptive elements that instruct students in class planning and preparation, the classroom environment, teaching and the professional responsibilities of the instructor. The course comes with several learning activities. The Math in Career and Technical Education class teaches students techniques for relating math to career and technical education. Special Education Teacher Leadership Practices helps teachers to succeed in a special education environment; for example, it teaches them how to develop an Individualized Education Program and work with the families of special education students. Educational Research includes both qualitative and quantitative research techniques for the teacher and for the teacher's evaluation of student research.