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Graduate Advising

Master of Education - Curriculum and Instruction - English as a Second Language (ESL) and Master Reading Teacher Endorsements

This is a special program for Arlington ISD teachers only.

Certification as a Master Reading Teacher requires 3 years of verifiable classroom teaching experience.

Total hours: 36

Core Requirement: Curriculum (9 credit hours)

EDUC 5305 Curriculum Design, Implementation & Evaluation
EDUC 5309 Advanced Instructional Strategies
LIST 5354 Multicultural Literature for Children

Core Requirement: Research (9 credit hours, courses must be taken in sequence)

EDUC 5394 Understanding Classroom Research
EDUC 5395 The Research Process
EDUC 5397 Dissemination of Classroom Action Research Study (taken in last long semester)

ESL and Master Reading Teacher Coursework (18 credit hours)

BEEP 5318 Foundations in Bilingual Education
BEEP 5321 ESL Methods for Young Learners
LIST 5345 Content Area Reading & Writing
LIST 5350 Literacy Assessment
LIST 5361 Language Learning: Educational Perspectives
LIST 5373 Foundations of Literacy Learning in the Primary Grades

Program of Work

Upon admission to the program, you will meet with your program director to create a program of work. This will plot out what courses you will take each semester until you complete the program.