This Graduate Certificate program will prepare educators for the challenges of being a mathematics leader, whether it be a Math Coach, a Math Interventionist, an RTI Coordinator, a Title I: Math Teacher or a grade-level Team Leader.

All courses are offered using a blended format, with a combination of face-to-face class meetings and online study.

Completion of this Certificate requires the following four UMF courses (taken sequentially):

  • EDU 529  Mathematics Leadership in K-12 settings: Understanding and Implementing Maine’s State Standards
  • EDU 530  Mathematics Leadership in K-12 settings: The Mathematics Content for Standards-Based Instruction
  • EDU 531  Mathematics Pedagogical Knowledge: Effective Instructional Practices for Teaching Maine’s State Standards
  • EDU 532  Mathematics Leadership K-12*

*Previously titled EDU 532 Mathematics Leadership K-12: The Art of Mathematics Coaching and Supervision, for students who started the program prior to the Fall 2018 semester.

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Note: If you have not already completed these courses at UMF in the previous five (5) years and received a grade of B or higher you are required to register for one or more of the courses in your Graduate Education Certificate Program offered in the upcoming semester / term. Please contact us for details.

Contact Us

Division of Graduate & Continuing Education
University of Maine at Farmington
Theo Kalikow Education Center
186 High Street
Farmington, Maine 04938
tel 207-778-7502
fax 207-778-8134
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Mailing address:
Division of Graduate & Continuing Education
University of Maine at Farmington
111 South Street
Farmington, Maine 04938