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EDUC596 - Literacy Instruction for Struggling and Challenging Students

 

This course is designed for the education professional and focuses on positive classroom management approaches and strategies. This course reviews models of classroom management as well as the fundamentals of behavior change. Students will explore the impact of legislation such as No Child Left Behind (NCLB) and the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act of 2004 (IDEA) with emphasis on systematic approaches including Response to Intervention (RTI) and Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS). In this course, students will focus on implementing strategies for class-wide, small group, and individual intervention as well as methods for monitoring student progress. (Prerequisite: EDUC 503)

 

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Schedule of Classes

Registration Dates Course Dates Session
07/30/18 - 01/04/19 01/07/19 - 03/03/19 Winter 2019 Session B - 8 Week session
10/29/18 - 03/29/19 04/01/19 - 05/26/19 Spring 2019 Session B - 8 Week session

Course Materials

Previous Syllabi

Book Title: Strategies That Work : Teaching Comprehension for Understanding and Engagement, 2nd ed.
ISBN: 9781571104816
Publication Info: Stenhouse Publishers
Author: Harvey, Stephanie / Goudvis, Anne
Unit Cost: $44.07
Electronic ISBN: N/A
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Book Title: I Read It, But I Don't Get It : Comprehension Strategies for Adolescent Readers
ISBN: 9781571100894
Publication Info: Stenhouse Publishers
Author: Tovani, Cris
Unit Cost: $30.73
Electronic ISBN: N/A
Electronic Unit Cost: $25.19

Book Title: From Phonics to Fluency: Effective Teaching of Decoding and Reading Fluency in the Elementary School, 3rd ed. (custom)- The non-custom ISBN is:9780132855228, please use this one to search for the book from other booksellers.)
ISBN: 9781269649001
Publication Info: Pearson
Author: Rasinski, T. and Padak, N.
Unit Cost: $40.08
Electronic ISBN: N/A
Electronic Unit Cost: N/A

Book Title: Course materials will change for November and beyond. Please email booklist@apus.edu for the updated list.
ISBN: APUPOTI4
Publication Info: Open Web Sources
Author: N/A
Unit Cost: N/A
Electronic ISBN: N/A
Electronic Unit Cost: N/A