Wilkes offers the master’s degree in Educational Development and Strategies overseas!
The Educational Development and Strategies program is designed to meet the needs of
practicing teachers, both in the U.S. and abroad, by combining effective teaching
practices with theory and research. In this program, teachers will learn new skills
that can be immediately implemented in their classroom.
The degree is offered in a convenient hybrid format, blending online and face-to-face
learning. On-site classes will be held right in Istanbul.
The program consists of 30-credits (10 graduate courses). Each student will take 5 core classes
through Wilkes and choose 5 PLS 3rd Learning courses
that best meet their individual needs. It can be completed in as little as two years,
but allows a flexible timeline for working educators. Click the links to the left
to learn about the courses
and application procedures
To help keep track of the program requirements you can download an Educational Development and Strategies-International checklist.
For more information:
Stephanie L. Wasmanski
(800) WILKES-U Ext. 5535
Wilkes University is one of the largest private providers of graduate education to
teachers in Northeast Pennsylvania and beyond. Wilkes offers a variety of innovative
and practical master’s degree programs in education, a doctor of education degree
and several letter of endorsement programs. Wilkes has a strong international presence,
offering the doctor of education degree in Oman and enrolling students from around
the world. Wilkes was recently recognized by The Chronicle of Higher Education as
one of the fastest growing universities in the country.
About PLS 3rd Learning
For over 40 yearsPLS 3rd Learning has been committed to providing educators with the
highest standard of online and on-site graduate education courses, professional development
and technological resources. Our team of experts has helped more than one million
teachers obtain the skills and strategies necessary to meet the needs of today’s students
and beyond. With over 45 courses and more than 13 published resources available in
all 50 states and over 30 countries internationally, PLS 3rd Learning is a market
leader in education service.
About LEAD I Turkey
LEAD I Turkey, based in Istanbul, is the leading provider of professional development
for educators in Turkey, providing teachers and schools access to the highest-quality
resources available so students get the best possible education. We do this through
continuing education, professional development seminars, educational consulting, e-learning,
and educational publishing, as well as individual coaching and PLC development consulting.