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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.