Reading Specialist Endorsement Program
Program at a glance:
- Earn the Reading Specialist Endorsement in PreK-12
- Complete the program in less than two years
- Evening, weekend and online classes
- 26% in-service scholarship for teachers
Focusing on instructional leadership, collaboration and expertise in the Common Core English and Language Arts Standards, this 18-hour program will prepare licensed teachers to earn an endorsement as a reading specialist in preK-12. You will study a balanced approach to literacy, the diagnosis and remediation of reading disabilities, pedagogical best practices, and the leadership skills essential for mentoring and coaching success.
This program can be completed in about a year--longer if you choose to take your time--and is designed to fit your busy schedule with classes on weeknights, Saturdays and online. Candidates can also choose to complete the full Master of Education with Reading Specialty.
Click here for more information on the classes for this program.
Click here for an application checklist.
For more information:
contact Kristin Baese at firstname.lastname@example.org or 615-966-5173
The College of Education also offers a Master's of Education in Reading Speciality, as well as a brand new Education Specialist (Ed.S.) in Reading Speciality.