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Elementary Education: Literacy/Curriculum

The Curriculum and Literacy Program is intended for certified, practicing classroom teachers who have a strong interest in teaching literacy in grades K-6 or developing their content knowledge in elementary education and curriculum theory.

This program provides an in-depth view of reading and writing research, curriculum theories and content information, and the application of theory to classroom teaching.

Program candidates are expected to demonstrate mastery of the following:

  • The candidate will enhance their knowledge of curriculum theory and development.
  • The candidate will refine and expand skills in reading and applying educational research.
  • The candidate will explore how one can provide teacher leadership in curriculum or literacy.

For a full list of required courses and program information, please visit the Graduate Catalog.

Advisor: Dr. Deanna Michael
727-873-4577
dmichael@usfsp.edu