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Read to Succeed Endorsement Requirements

The following University of South Carolina courses meet the Read to Succeed Teacher Endorsement requirements for current certified teachers in the areas of Early Childhood, Elementary, ESOL (if it is your primary area of certification), Special Education (all categories), Montessori (PK-5K, Elementary I and Elementary II):

South Carolina Read to Succeed Required Area University of South Carolina Course
Foundations of Reading EDRD 600 – Foundations of Reading Instruction
Instructional Practices EDRD 715 – Instructional Strategies for Reading
Assessment of Reading  EDRD 716 – Foundations of Reading Assessment
Content Area Reading and Writing for Early Childhood and Elementary Teachers EDRD 730 - Teaching Reading and Writing in the Content Areas

 

The following University of South Carolina courses meet the Read to Succeed Requirement Endorsement for certified educators in the areas of Middle School (all content areas), Secondary (all content areas), Pre-K-12 certification areas, Career and Technology, Library Media Specialist, Administrator, Guidance Counselor (Elementary and Secondary), School Psychologist, Speech Therapist/Pathologist:

South Carolina Read to Succeed Required Area University of South Carolina Course
Content Area Reading and Writing for Middle and Secondary Teachers EDRD 730 – Teaching Reading and Writing in the Content Areas

 

In addition to completing Read to Succeed Teacher and Read to Succeed Requirement Endorsement, you may also be interested in the M.Ed. in Language & Literacy.