An instructional designer may plan and develop resources related to the curriculum and how it will be delivered. They also provide training sessions to teachers to explain these resources.
A master’s degree in curriculum and instruction or a related field is required to obtain this position. A master's degree typically takes two-three years to earn after earning a four-year bachelor's degree.
The job outlook for this position looks good over the next 10 years, keeping in mind that geographical differences may exist.
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An instructional designer may work at any level within the educational system (elementary, middle, high school, or college) or for local governments. Kinga, the designer featured in the video, works for a technical college.
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Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook
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