Push communication, creativity, and critical thinking to new heights.
Earn two teacher licenses in one streamlined program. Combining skills in English and literacy, prepare to meet the diverse needs of students, and develop the vital reading, writing, and communication skills of a new generation of learners.
Complete the middle school portion of the program, and begin teaching while continuing toward licensure as a Specialist Teacher of Reading. Graduate with knowledge applicable to a range of settings, populations, and roles.
English and literacy education is about more than stimulating a passion for reading. It’s about empowering your students with the comprehension and communication skills that will guide them through school, work, and life.
Guided by the leading experts in education, our evidence-based approach to teaching will prepare you to support and guide middle school students with varied abilities and needs.
Working in collaboration with classroom teachers, specialists, and administrators, learn how to choose and implement assessment tools. Use data to guide planning for instruction. And explore ways to integrate traditional and digital text to enhance literacy.
Leave armed with a strong foundation in English education and the cutting-edge literacy strategies and techniques that will set you apart in the field.