Specialist Teacher of Reading

Specialist Teacher of Reading - Master's Degrees, License, and Certificate Programs

Learn multiple approaches to teaching reading and narrative and expository writing, as well as speaking and listening skills, all grounded in theory and integrating traditional and digital texts.

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Roles of a Reading Specialist

Want to know more about what a Specialist Teacher of Reading license can do? Read "The Varied Roles of a K-12 Reading Specialist" for more information about this important educational position, including thoughts from people currently in the job.

Off-Campus Graduate Education Programs — Information Sessions

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We offer select graduate education programs in a weekend format (one weekend a month) or one evening a week at off-campus locations in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Maine.  Register to attend an information session »

Meet the Program Director

Faculty Steph Spadorcia LevesqueStephanie Spadorcia is director of the Specialist Teacher of Reading programs in the Graduate School of Education. Stephanie's teaching and research focuses on literacy instruction for students across the disability continuum, assessment of reading and writing, and using technology to support literacy instruction. Read her full profile »