Organizational Leadership, Specialization in Reading/Literacy: 34 Credits
The Master of Education degree in Organizational Leadership is a broad-based program of advanced preparation of master teachers anticipating a career of leadership in the classroom, and/or educators who wish to pursue graduate study in their specialty area beyond the bachelor’s degree.
Degree requirements include 18 core credits in the areas of educational foundations, effective teaching and classroom leadership focused on student learning, current research and best practice, parental collaboration and responsiveness to diverse community interests, school improvement planning, and educational technology.
This specialization is intended for an educator who anticipates working in the K-12 classroom as a leader in reading/literacy education. Teachers will improve on their existing knowledge of reading/literacy and deepen their understanding of pedagogy and research. The program below will fulfill the Washington State requirements for a reading/literacy endorsement.