Course Bundle: Implementing the Science of Reading in K- 2 and Master the Rules of English Phonics

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Course Description

Credit Validation for Learning at the Primary Pond Participants Only

The "SoR" course provides teachers with an overview of research-based best practices for literacy instruction in the elementary grades. The "MREP" course provides teachers with a foundation in linguistic knowledge and phonics rules relevant to a scope and sequence of instruction in the elementary grades.

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Course Details

Number of Units: 1.0 graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours

Who Should Attend: This course provides continuing education for Elementary school teachers or reading specialists, primarily instructing students in grades Kindergarten through 2nd.

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Course Date Units Price
EDC-X726X – 001 01 Jan 202431 Dec 2024 1 $79

Course Bundle: Implementing the Science of Reading in K-2 and Master the Rules of English Phonics

01 Jan 202431 Dec 2024
Credit Validation
Online Self-Paced

Refund Policy: All Credit Validation enrollments are refundable, less a $25 fee, if requested within 30 days of enrollment date. There will be no refunds for Credit Validation after the allotted 30 days.

Enrollment Open Through: December 31, 2024 (11:59pm PT)

What You Will Learn

  • Define Structured Literacy
  • Describe research-based best practices in all areas of Kindergarten through 2nd grade literacy instruction: oral language, phonological and phonemic awareness, phonics, fluency, vocabulary, comprehension, writing
  • Explain phonics rules relevant to literacy instruction in grades Kindergarten through 4th


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Credit Validation

The University of San Diego’s Division of Professional and Continuing Education offers graduate-level extension credit for work completed in trainings, workshops, conferences, induction, credentials, and other professional development programs not offered directly by USD. Complete one of the above and a member of our division will help you earn credit for your hard work and dedication to continuing your education.

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