Reading Teacher Endorsement

This cohort includes the 12 credits needed for the reading teacher endorsement. These credits can count toward completing the Goucher Professional Development Certificate or for those needing to earn the master's degree, they can be counted toward the Goucher M.Ed. in Reading Instruction.  The M.Ed. and the Certificate in Reading are MSDE-approved programs for Reading Specialist certification.     

ED 625- Strategies and Resources for Teaching Reading (3.0 credits)
ED 626- Diagnosis of Reading Difficulties (3.0 credits)
ED 639- Psychological and Linguistic Foundations of Reading (3.0 credits)
ED 638A- Special Project Seminar in Reading Interventions: Word Identification (1.5 credits) 
ED 638B- Special Project Seminar in Reading Interventions: Comprehension (1.5 credits)


Where will classes be held?

All classes should be held at Goucher College.

How much will the courses cost?

The cost for participation is $300 per credit, and students may be eligible for tuition reimbursement through Maryland school systems or non-public schools with tuition reimbursement programs.  Talk to your human resources representative for more specific information about your eligibility for tuition reimbursement.  There will also be a non-refundable $60 registration fee per credit.


Graduate Programs in Education in the Welch Center
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