2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
    Oct 01, 2023  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

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

Credits: 3
The purpose of the summer practicum is to assist graduate candidates in learning the strategies necessary to take on the role of literacy coach or reading specialist in a secondary setting.  The three major roles of the literacy coach/reading specialist will be emphasized:  a) the role of literacy teacher who can diagnose and remediate the literacy problems of children at all levels, and b) the role of literacy leader who can implement effective and engaging professional learning for teachers, and for other literacy leaders, and c) the role of the literacy coach who can help support the goals of reading educators. 
Prerequisite: EDUC-634, EDUC-652, and EDUC-654