2021-2022 Catalog 
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2021-2022 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

TLED 773 - Foundations in Reading

3 hours
The TLED candidate will have a thorough understanding and framework concerning the foundational theories, process, and methodologies impacting reading instruction required for today’s diverse K-12 student population.  To understand current reading theory and the historical foundation, the candidate will explore the increasing complexities of current thought within the discipline.  The impact of technology as well as multicultural factors, will be explored in depth throughout the course.  The candidate will reflect upon personal beliefs about reading and reading instruction in conjunction with the examination of current research and related introspection.  This course includes a 10-hour practicum experience during which theory is applied to practice.  Candidates must complete their practicum requirements in schools with a diverse population. GR