Reading Teacher (DPI #316/MA Degree, MRT)

Open to women and men who have a bachelor's degree and hold an initial teaching license, Alverno's reading teacher license program is designed for PK-12 teachers interested in developing their teaching ability or in qualifying as reading teachers. The program features three online courses over the summer with two semesters of practicum. A discount for licensed teachers is available.

Beginning Requirements
TLA-611Ed & Hum Dev I:Understanding Learner3
TLA-612ED & Hum Dev II: scholrshp of Teaching3
ED-682Integrating Literacy Development I3
ED-683Integrating Literacy Development II3
ED-684Content Area Reading Strategies3
Intermediate Requirements
ED-686Literature in the K-12 Setting3
ED-687Early Literacy Success I3
Advanced Requirements
ED-688Early Literacy Success3
ED-696Adptng Strategies for Inclusive Settings3
TLA-750Practicum3
Foundations of Reading Test (FORT), if not previously completed
Total Credits30
First Year, Summer
ED-682Integrating Literacy Development I3
ED-683Integrating Literacy Development II3
ED-684Content Area Reading Strategies3
ED-600Introduction to Reading Portfolio0
First Year, Fall
TLA-611Ed & Hum Dev I:Understanding Learner3
TLA-612ED & Hum Dev II: scholrshp of Teaching3
ED-687Early Literacy Success I3
ED-686Literature in the K-12 Setting3
First Year, Spring
TLA-750Practicum3
ED-688Early Literacy Success3
ED-696Adptng Strategies for Inclusive Settings3
ED-752Reading Teacher Portfolio0
Total Credits30