Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction - Literacy Education

The Literacy Studies program provides a path to Texas Certifications in English as a Second Language (ESL supplemental) and Reading Specialist (RS) for qualified Texas-certified educators.

Course of Study

 Program Courses

LIST 5316

Literacy Practicum I

LIST 5326

Pre-Adolescent & Adolescent Literacy

LIST 5373

Foundations of Literacy Learning in EC-6 Classrooms

LIST 5361

Language Learning: Educational Perspectives Practicum II

LIST 5354

Multicultural Literature for Children and Young Adults

LIST 5345

Content Area Reading and Writing

LIST 5325

Understanding Literacy Research

LIST 5350

Literacy Assessment

LIST 5346

Teaching the Writing Process

LIST 5317

Literacy Practicum III


Program Director

Dr. Kathryn Pole

Associate Professor, Literacy Studies

Research Interests: Literacy, family literacy, literacy teaching, teacher development


Phone #: 817-272-2240

Office: 415 Hammond Hall

Graduate Advisor

Courtney Jones

Graduate Academic Advisor II


Phone #: 817-272-2956

Office: 504 Carlisle Hall

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