Individual Enrollment:  Reading Endorsement

     
Sections start
      monthly
Explore six core areas of reading: oral language, phonemic awareness, phonics, fluency, comprehension, and vocabulary. Included in each of the interactive courses in this series are both instructional components and application activities. The courses are designed to be completed sequentially, culminating in the practicum (Reading 5). Content aligns to the indicators for Florida's K-12 Reading Endorsement.
  Reading Endorsement Quick Fact Sheet



Reading 1: Foundations of Instruction 2017 Syllabus

Explore reading as a process of student engagement in construction of meaning. Gain substantive understanding of six components of reading as a process: comprehension, oral language, phonological awareness, phonics, fluency, and vocabulary.
Credit Hours: 60 Cost: $300.00
   Current Sections Available:
       March 06, 2017 - May 14, 2017    
       April 03, 2017 - June 11, 2017    
       April 17, 2017 - June 25, 2017    
       May 08, 2017 - June 18, 2017     Fast paced section- 6 wks.
       May 08, 2017 - July 16, 2017    
       June 05, 2017 - August 13, 2017    
       July 03, 2017 - September 10, 2017    
       August 07, 2017 - October 15, 2017    
       September 04, 2017 - November 12, 2017    

Reading 2: Research-Based Practices (60) Syllabus

Discover how to scaffold student learning by applying the principles of research-based reading instruction and integrating the six components of reading. Engage in the systematic problem-solving process.
Credit Hours: 60 Cost: $300.00
   Current Sections Available:
       February 27, 2017 - May 07, 2017    
       March 20, 2017 - May 28, 2017    
       April 17, 2017 - June 25, 2017    
       May 15, 2017 - June 25, 2017     Fast paced section- 6 wks.
       May 15, 2017 - July 23, 2017    
       June 12, 2017 - August 20, 2017    
       June 26, 2017 - September 03, 2017    
       July 17, 2017 - September 24, 2017    
       August 14, 2017 - October 22, 2017    
       September 11, 2017 - November 19, 2017    

Reading 3: Assessment (60) Syllabus

Examine the concepts and characteristics of different types of assessment. Gain the knowledge and skills necessary to administer, interpret, and use formal and informal reading assessments for diverse students. Open new pathways for possible prevention, identification, and remediation of reading difficulties.
Credit Hours: 60 Cost: $300.00
   Current Sections Available:
       March 06, 2017 - May 14, 2017    
       April 10, 2017 - June 18, 2017    
       May 08, 2017 - June 18, 2017     Fast paced section- 6 wks.
       May 08, 2017 - July 16, 2017    
       May 29, 2017 - August 06, 2017    
       June 26, 2017 - September 03, 2017    
       July 24, 2017 - October 01, 2017    
       August 21, 2017 - October 29, 2017    
       September 04, 2017 - November 12, 2017    
       September 25, 2017 - December 10, 2017     1 extra week for holiday

Reading 4: Differentiated Instruction (60) Syllabus

Understand cognitive, language, and reading development, including difficulties in six major reading components. Explore the foundations and principles of differentiated instruction and strategies for implementation to enrich and extend student learning.
Credit Hours: 60 Cost: $300.00
   Current Sections Available:
       March 06, 2017 - May 14, 2017    
       March 20, 2017 - May 28, 2017    
       April 17, 2017 - June 25, 2017    
       May 15, 2017 - July 23, 2017    
       June 19, 2017 - August 27, 2017    
       July 17, 2017 - September 24, 2017    
       August 07, 2017 - October 15, 2017    
       September 04, 2017 - November 12, 2017    
       October 02, 2017 - December 17, 2017     1 extra week for holiday

Reading 5: Demonstration of Accomplishment (60) Syllabus

Through a culminating practicum, teachers demonstrate knowledge of the reading components, assessment, and data analysis by creating and implementing comprehensive, research-based instructional plans. Participants must have completed Reading Competencies 1-4 and have access to students. Verify district acceptance of course prior to registration.
Credit Hours: 60 Cost: $300.00
   Current Sections Available:
       March 13, 2017 - June 04, 2017     Course requires student contact!
       March 20, 2017 - June 11, 2017     Requires student contact.
       August 21, 2017 - November 12, 2017     Course requires student contact!
       August 28, 2017 - November 26, 2017     Course requires student contact!
       September 25, 2017 - December 17, 2017     Course requires student contact!
       October 16, 2017 - January 28, 2018     3 extra weeks for holidays