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Literacy Leadership, Advanced Certificate

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The program prepares literacy specialists to ensure all students achieve their maximum potentials as readers, writers, listeners, speakers, and practitioners of 21st Century literacies (e.g., digital, media, visual, critical) based on International Literacy Association.

Please note that the full degree cannot be taken at the Long Island Graduate Center and at least one course must be taken at our Queens campus.

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Please view the School of Education Graduate Admission Application Requirements for detailed admission information.


Download the program planning sheet (Word).

  • EDU 3283: Research and Strategies in Literacy Leadership
  • EDU 3285: Research Perspectives in Literacy
  • EDU 9004: Content Area Instruction to Linguistically/Culturally Diverse Learners*
  • EDU 9716: Curriculum and Instructional Design for Teaching Literacy to Individuals with Exceptionalities: Childhood*
  • EDU 5650: School-Based Data Analysis

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