Work with Emergent and Striving Readers
An endorsement also provides insights into sociopolitical, cultural, and linguistic factors that affect literacy, and research practices that inform assessment and instructional design. This degree enables you to work as a reading specialist in K-12 schools.
Curriculum and Courses
All of our program courses are taught by faculty who are experts in the field of literacy. Our faculty collectively have decades of classroom teaching experience, contribute to current scholarly conversations, and live and work in the Oxford and Cincinnati areas. We also recognize that you, as teachers, bring a lot of expertise to our class conversations. Our courses employ a collaborative learning environment where everyone shares and grows in their knowledge and professional practice.
- EDT 603: Language, Literacy and Culture
- EDT 626 Teaching with Literature for Children
- EDT 646: Reading and Writing in Content Areas
- EDT 636: Literacy and Leadership
Literacy Specialists, Editor (Instructional Materials), Educational Consultants, Educational Policy, Non-profit Literacy Coordinator
Facts and Stats
College for Producing Fortune 500 CEOs Nationwide
of Master's Graduates are Successfully Employed, Enrolled in Higher Education, or in a Volunteer/Service Program
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National Public University
U.S. News & World Report, 2020
TEAM Scholarships Available for full-time teachers in Ohio, our TEAM scholarships provide a reduced rate on tuition, making our program more affordable than other programs in the area.
Practicums offer hands-on learning opportunities.Learn more
Where Education Becomes Something Greater
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