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1. Enhancing Literacy for All Students (UNY 802)

Program: Long Island - Nassau

Location: Remote (n/a, n/)

Audience: Teachers

Dates: 2/11/2023 to 3/12/2023

UNY 802 Adelphi University
Participants investigate research-based strategies, activities and assessments that are designed to improve students' literacy skills. Topics include development of decoding skills, building vocabulary, increasing reading comprehension, and types and purposes of writing. The role of literacy skills in all the New York State Learning Standards is also addressed.

Required Text(s): Literacy Development in the Early Years, 8th edition, ISBN #978-0132484824

Books can be purchased at your favorite bookstore.

Approved by NYSED for Literacy Certification

2. Online Session II - Enhancing Literacy for All Students (UNY 802) - Section 1

Program: Online Courses

Location: Online Courses (, ) - N/A - 10 week online course

Audience: Teachers

Dates: On-Going (Ends May 12, 2023)

Location: N/A - 10 week online course

UNY 802 Adelphi University
Course dates 3/06/23-5/12/23
This course focuses on what all students, K-12 should know and be able to do in the English Language Arts. Included are research-based instructional strategies, activities and assessments to support teachers in improving students' literacy skills whatever their grade level and ability. Among the areas covered in reading are: phonological awareness, decoding, vocabulary, fluency, and comprehension. Writing topics will include the writing process, types and purposes of writing and a variety of writing products. Special consideration is addressed focusing on ENL students and students with disabilities.

Registration deadline is 3/1/23 and course runs 10 weeks. Participants should log in daily to review and check assignments.
Required Text(s): Literacy Development in the Early Years, 9th edition, ISBN #978-0-13-489823-0, and 180 Days (2018) ISBN: 978-0-325-08113-7

Books can be purchased at your favorite bookstore.

Approved by NYSED for Literacy Certification **$30 tech fee will be paid on the first day of class via our Moodle platform. Tech fee is non-refundable