Literacy Education

Welcome to the Literacy Education Program
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Welcome to the Literacy Education Program
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Welcome to the Literacy Education Program
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The Literacy Education program offers certificates of graduate study, masters degrees, and certificates of advanced study in literacy education.  The Literacy Education program is designed to provide educators with a thorough understanding of literacy development, process, and instruction.

News & Events

Sherri-Ann Lavallee working with students in her classroom. Courtesy of the Sun Journal
The National Board for Professional Teaching Standards has awarded Sherri-Ann Lavallee certification, making her a National Board Certified Teacher. Lavallee prepared for National Board Certification during her Certificate of Advanced Studies program in Literacy Education at University of Southern Maine.
The Literacy, Language and Culture Program, in collaboration with the Southern Maine Writing Project and the Betterment Fund, has released Maine Teen Writing 2014: A Collection of Award-Winning Works by Maine Middle and High School Students.

Scholarships Available for SPY 627 Course for Spring

Reading Matters to Maine is offering a limited number of scholarships for those enrolled in SPY 627. Are you working in a K-12 classroom? Not receiving financial assistance for classes? Click here for information on how to apply. We have scholarships specifically for literacy students!

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