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RL 570 Overview

This course provides a supervised field-based practicum experience for reading teacher candidates to put all the tools and strategies that they have learned in their coursework into practice. Reading teacher candidates will work with a struggling reader/writer, under the supervision of a master literacy instructor, to assess the pupil’s literacy strengths, interests and needs. Areas include phonological/phonemic awareness, phonics/decoding, fluency, vocabulary and comprehension. The focus of this practicum experience will be to plan and implement highly effective and appropriate intervention instruction, with intentional reflection on the use of teacher language and specific strategies to scaffold literacy learning and support for pupils. This course is the final course taken by candidates seeking the Reading Teacher certification. Prerequisite: RL 560, RL 561, RL 563, RL 564 and RL 565.

  • 2.00 - 4.00 Credits
  • RL

Sections

Lit Assmt/Intervention Practicum - 2022 Fall RL 570

This course provides a clinical experience for students to put all the tools and strategies they have learned into practice. Students will work with Learning to Read or a Reading to Learn struggling readers and writers, assessing their strengths, interests and needs, and planning and implementing appropriate instruction.

Course Code: RL 570

8/29/2022 - 12/18/2022

Face to Face

Lit Assmt/Intervention Practicum - 2023 Spring RL 570

This course provides a supervised field-based practicum experience for reading teacher candidates to put all the tools and strategies that they have learned in their coursework into practice. Reading teacher candidates will work with a struggling reader/writer, under the supervision of a master literacy instructor, to assess the pupil’s literacy strengths, interests and needs. Areas include phonological/phonemic awareness, phonics/decoding, fluency, vocabulary and comprehension. The focus of this practicum experience will be to plan and implement highly effective and appropriate intervention instruction, with intentional reflection on the use of teacher language and specific strategies to scaffold literacy learning and support for pupils. This course is the final course taken by candidates seeking the Reading Teacher certification.

Course Code: RL 570

1/23/2023 - 5/21/2023

Face to Face

Lit Assmt/Intervention Practicum - 2023 Spring RL 570

This course provides a supervised field-based practicum experience for reading teacher candidates to put all the tools and strategies that they have learned in their coursework into practice. Reading teacher candidates will work with a struggling reader/writer, under the supervision of a master literacy instructor, to assess the pupil’s literacy strengths, interests and needs. Areas include phonological/phonemic awareness, phonics/decoding, fluency, vocabulary and comprehension. The focus of this practicum experience will be to plan and implement highly effective and appropriate intervention instruction, with intentional reflection on the use of teacher language and specific strategies to scaffold literacy learning and support for pupils. This course is the final course taken by candidates seeking the Reading Teacher certification.

Course Code: RL 570

1/23/2023 - 5/21/2023

Face to Face

Lit Assmt/Intervention Practicum - 2023 Summer RL 570

This course provides a supervised field-based practicum experience for reading teacher candidates to put all the tools and strategies that they have learned in their coursework into practice. Reading teacher candidates will work with a struggling reader/writer, under the supervision of a master literacy instructor, to assess the pupil’s literacy strengths, interests and needs. Areas include phonological/phonemic awareness, phonics/decoding, fluency, vocabulary and comprehension. The focus of this practicum experience will be to plan and implement highly effective and appropriate intervention instruction, with intentional reflection on the use of teacher language and specific strategies to scaffold literacy learning and support for pupils. This course is the final course taken by candidates seeking the Reading Teacher certification.

Course Code: RL 570

5/22/2023 - 8/20/2023

Face to Face

Summer break 7/3 - 7/9