Literacy & The Teaching of Writing
PSU’s new 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.
Students may complete the program with no concentration (as listed below) or choose from the following:
- K-12 Reading and Writing Specialist Certification
- Content Area Literacy
- Reading and Writing (non-certification)
- National Writing Project Teacher Consultant
- Teaching Writing
In addition, the MEd in Literacy and the Teaching of Writing is available to undergraduates who wish to pursue a 5th year master’s degree.
Master’s Core Component – 9 credits
RL 5110 Research in Reading and Writing
EN 5000 Teacher Action Research