Program Area Goals

  • Publish & distribute Literacy Newsletters for parents.
  • Sponsor Zeiter Literacy Lecture Series: Literacy Scholar in spring 2011.
  • Sponsor annual Zeiter Literacy Lecture Series: Chidren's Book Author/Illustrator.
  • Revise Culminating Experience guidelines, incorporating the 2010 IRA Standards for Reading Professionals.
  • Revise and streamline undergraduate elementary literacy methods courses (EDRL 401, 442, & 443). Tie to new standards.
  • Revise and streamline secondary English/LA courses (Comprehensive English, redesign seminar).
  • Revisit program transition assessments and data collection for program review (in conjunction with department efforts around assessment).