This supplementary online Early Literacy Certificate offers primary grade teachers, preschool teachers and para-educators greater background in the development, assessment and instruction of literacy for young children, native speakers of English, and English language learners.
Administrators and intermediate grade teachers have also improved their understandings of initial literacy development to help them best meet the needs of struggling learners in the upper grades.
Early Literacy Student Perspective
Early Literacy Admission Requirements
You are required to have a Bachelor’s degree to apply to the Early Literacy Certificate online program. A K-6 teaching license is not required, since this program would be appropriate for early childhood teachers and paraprofessionals.
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