Theory and practice are complimentary throughout program course work at SU. Students who complete the M.Ed. Reading Specialist program are eligible for MSDE reading specialist certification. The program is aligned with national standards for the preparation of reading professionals, as established by the International Literacy Association and CAEP. It also reflects principles of Maryland’s Redesign for Teacher Education.The curriculum promotes understanding of the relationship of all productive and receptive language processes in literacy development, as well as the factors that may disrupt that development. Through research and study, candidates become familiar with the knowledge base of the reading field. This knowledge is extended through action research projects in real classroom settings.
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- History and Theory
- Processes and Products
- Emergent Literacies
- Adolescent Literacies
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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Fall Priority Deadline: March 1Fall Final Deadline: June 1
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Three recommendations from qualified individuals who support the candidate’s ability for graduate study in reading.
- Provide copy of Teaching Certificate
- Prerequisites for the Master of Education Reading Specialist program include an undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher and a current elementary, secondary or K-12 teaching certificate.
International724 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 724 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
National612 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 612 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
In-State404 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 404 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
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