Certified teachers who are interested in earning additional certification to become a reading specialist are encouraged to attend “CU Become a Reading Specialist,” a virtual workshop slated for Tuesday, April 20, at 6 p.m. on Zoom. This free, specialized information session, presented by the Cameron University Department of Education, will cover the admission standards and curriculum for earning a Masters of Education in Reading.
To register, go to https://www.cameron.edu/education/events. Registrants will receive a secure link to the presentation. For more information, contact Tracy Price, Graduate/Transfer Admissions Counselor, at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 580-581-6749.
“The M.Ed. in Reading degree program assists certified teachers in becoming more proficient in their knowledge and teaching of reading,” says Jennifer Dennis, Dean, CU School of Graduate and Professional Studies. “It also presents information on how to coach and mentor others in the field.”
By pursuing a Master of Education in Reading, students will experience the preparation necessary to serve as reading specialists in Oklahoma public schools. The program provides pedagogy in the teaching of reading and specialized knowledge for working with children who find reading difficult. It will also prepare reading specialists to review and develop reading curricula for the schools in which they teach.