Bilingual and Literacy Studies: Online Programs

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Bilingual Education, MEd

The program will provide teachers with a thorough understanding the enrichment of bilingual education programs and practices that not only meet the educational needs of native Spanish speakers, but would also provide bilingual / biliterate / bicultural enrichment opportunities for all children. The degree provides an opportunity to prepare experts in various specialized education areas to promote and support enrichment bilingual education.

Program Director

Name Phone (956) Email Campus
Dr. Kip Austin Hinton
Assistant Professor
882-8847 kipaustin.hinton@utrgv.edu Brownsville
BMAIN 2.118

Digital Literacy Specialization for Curriculum and Instruction, MEd

The program provides all educators with opportunities to: augment their own digital literacy knowledge and skills, teach and assess learners effectively, and lead schools into the 21st century.

Specialization Director

Name Phone (956) Email Campus
Dr. Kathy Bussert-Webb
Professor
882-7595 kathy.bussertwebb@utrgv.edu Brownsville
BMAIN 2.116
Dr. Jacqueline Koonce
Assistant Professor
882-6516 jacqueline.koonce@utrgv.edu Brownsville
BMAIN 2.110

Digital Literacy Leader (Internal Graduate Certificate)

The purpose of the Digital Literacy Leader certificate program is to supply schools with teachers who can provide leadership in the area of digital literacy development. Students take 15 hours of graduate classes.

Program Director

Name Phone (956) Email Campus
Dr. Kathy Bussert-Webb
Professor
882-7595 kathy.bussertwebb@utrgv.edu Brownsville
BMAIN 2.116
Dr. Jacqueline Koonce
Assistant Professor
882-6516 jacqueline.koonce@utrgv.edu Brownsville
BMAIN 2.110

TxVSN Digital Literacies (Internal Graduate Certificate)

The TxVSN Digital Literacies Program prepares teachers to teach and assess children effectively online. Once the program is finished, participants receive a TxVSN Document of Completion that allows them to teach in K-12 online environments in Texas.

Program Director

Name Phone (956) Email Campus
Dr. Kathy Bussert-Webb
Professor
882-7595 kathy.bussertwebb@utrgv.edu Brownsville
BMAIN 2.116
Dr. Jacqueline Koonce
Assistant Professor
882-6516 jacqueline.koonce@utrgv.edu Brownsville
BMAIN 2.110