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"The difference between involvement and commitment is like an eggs-in-ham breakfast. The chicken was involved; the pig was committed."

Brief Intro

  • This course is designed, primarily, to explore reading at the middle and high school levels.
  • Part of its focus is to examine young adult literature (YAL) and reading strategies that can be used in various content areas.
  • Throughout this semester, we will explore methodology and research relating directly to adolescent literacy.
  • Finally, this course will look at the role technology plays in teaching and adolescents' reading.

Have Questions?

  • Please feel free to contact me directly (see below). If calling, the extension is 2363. Note: if taking course during a summer term, email is the best way to contact me.

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