EDUC-572 Testing & Remediation of Reading

Designed to examine current research, assessment, materials, and methods as related to the teaching of reading.  The elements of phonics are studied.  This course presents the foundations of reading skills as well as the study of developmental reading and the essential reading skills in the content areas. It is also designed to assist academically challenged children in attaining essential reading skills. Included are both qualitative and quantitative assessment procedures. Experiences are incorporated to assist the pre-service educator in developing teaching of reading skills and working with children with reading difficulties.  Prerequisite:  None