Advanced Strategies in Literacy: Readers and Writers Who Struggle

EDU 6570 4 Quarter Hours
Course Level CPS - Graduate
Description Focuses on the complex challenges faced by children and youth who struggle (or fail) to achieve measurable success in reading and writing. Considers teaching and learning environments, variations in language, learning, and cognitive styles and development. Examines cultural expectations and student motivation, as well as an array of instructional and assessment approaches and measures. Offers students an opportunity to learn how to describe and analyze the difficulties encountered by struggling readers and writers and to identify and evaluate a range of appropriate strategies to address those difficulties.


Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.


Course Sections

There are no current sections scheduled for this course. Undergraduate course numbers changed beginning with the Fall 2016 term. Please make sure you are using the current course number.
Next Term Starts
  • Summer Graduate
    Jul 10, 2017 (4-, 6-, and 8-week classes)
    Aug 7, 2017 (4-week classes)
  • Fall Undergraduate
    Sep 4, 2017 (7.5- and 15-week classes)
    Oct 25, 2017 (7.5-week classes)
  • Fall Graduate
    Sep 18, 2017 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Oct 30, 2017 (6-week classes)

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