2017-2018 Academic Catalog 
    Oct 18, 2021  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

EDUC 635 - Clinical Experience with Students Experiencing Reading Difficulties: Secondary

Credits: Three (3)
Prerequisite: EDUC-634, EDUC-652, and EDUC-654
Corequisite: EDUC-634

The purpose of the clinical experience is to assist graduate candidates in learning the strategies necessary to take on the role of the reading specialist in a secondary setting.  The two major roles of the reading specialist will be emphasized:  a) the role of literacy teacher who can diagnose and remediate the literacy problems of adolescents at secondary levels and b) the role of literacy coach who can lead professional development in literacy at the building level.