EDUC7535: Secondary Content Literacy

Credits 3

This course prepares teacher candidates to demonstrate competency in comprehensive literacy skills and knowledge congruent with research on evidence-based practices in adolescent literacy. It meets a portion of the ICLA requirements of the Idaho State Department of Education. The course focuses on principles and strategies for helping all students develop reading, writing, and speaking skills essential for effective learning in all subject areas. Candidates design lessons that promote disciplinary literacy and make content comprehensible for diverse learners.