2013-2014 Walden University Catalog (June 2014) 
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2013-2014 Walden University Catalog (June 2014) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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EDUC 6945T - The Effective Reading Teacher

(3 sem. cr.)

Self-Paced Course for Educators (in partnership with Canter): K–6 • Print & DVD and Online

Become a more effective reading teacher with a course that lays the foundation for literacy instruction. Learn the stages of literacy development and the core concepts that support effective literacy instruction, such as language development and the five pillars of reading. Teachers will also explore a new mindset for reading that examines a developmental approach to literacy instruction, new literacy’s, and the factors that influence reading motivation. Develop the knowledge and confidence to help students become more proficient readers.

Learn how to:

  • Identify a student’s stage of literacy development.
  • Apply foundational literacy concepts, including the five pillars of reading.
  • Analyze literacy assessments, including cognitive and non-cognitive assessments

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