Literacy & The Teaching of Writing

Master of Education

DescriptionDegree OptionsAdmissions Requirements
Plymouth State’s MEd in Literacy and the Teaching of Writing is designed to meet a wide variety of students’ needs and interests. Offered jointly by the English Department and the Educational Leadership, Learning and Curriculum Department, students will have the opportunity to work closely with faculty members who have extensive experience and expertise in the field.

The National Writing Project Teacher Consultant concentration builds on the NWPNH summer institutes to prepare teacher leaders in the area of writing instruction who will act as teacher consultants for the NWPNH.

The Teaching Writing concentration is designed for students who want to enhance their own writing in various genres and becoming writing specialists in various settings at all levels of education and in the community or to prepare for further graduate study in writing related fields.

Students may choose from the following options:

National Writing Project Teacher Consultant
Teaching Writing
Admissions requirements for the MEd in Literacy and the Teaching of Writing programs require the following materials to be submitted through our online application.

  • 3.0 or better in undergraduate coursework
  • Official transcripts from any/all college level work
  • Three professional recommendations
  • Current Resume
  • Statement of interest
  • NH Residency Verification form (NH residents only)
  • $75 application fee