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RL 561 Overview

This course focuses on the role of the reading teacher and the middle/secondary school teacher in developing high-level literacy skills within and across content areas. Students will learn strategies for teaching pupils how to use disciplinary-based literacies to understand and use information, specifically through reading and writing content-based texts. Students will practice a range of disciplinary literacy strategies with pupils in their school districts.

  • 4.00 Credits
  • RL

Sections

Discpln Lang,Lit,Lrn Content Areas - 2021 Spring RL561

Stritch.DescriptionLabel: This course focuses on the role of the reading teacher and the middle/secondary school teacher in developing high-level literacy skills within and across content areas. Students will learn strategies for teaching pupils how to use disciplinary-based literacies to understand and use information, specifically through reading and writing content-based texts. Students will practice a range of disciplinary literacy strategies with pupils in their school districts.

Course Code:
RL 561 A

1/18/2021 - 3/14/2021

T 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Hybrid

Plus online during the week

Main Campus