2019-2020 Academic Catalog 
    Apr 03, 2020  
2019-2020 Academic Catalog

EDUC 531 - Reading Methods I

Credits: Three (3)
This course involves students in a study of the contemporary concepts of teaching reading at the elementary level. Students discuss and examine concepts such as literacy research, current trends in reading instruction, and strategies for teaching vocabulary, fluency, phonics, comprehension, and phonemic awareness. Specific attention will be given to assessing student progress and using data to differentiate instruction to meet the needs of all learners. Effective practices for working with English language learners will be introduced. This course promotes a balanced approach to literacy.
Cross-listed: EDUC 331