Early Literacy


An Early Literacy Minor allows candidates to increase their expertise in literacy instruction by focusing on the earliest building blocks of literacy. Topics covered include developmental stages; language acquisition; current research, laws, and issues in early literacy; best practices for early literacy; assessment in early literacy; and instructional strategies for early literacy. A methods experience allows candidates the opportunity to hone the skills in a classroom setting.

Administrator: Chair, Department of Education

Requirements: 24 credits, including 3 credits of methods and 15 credits in the Elementary CORE.

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