Georgia Reading Endorsement

  • Total Credit Hours: 36
  • Degree Format: Online

About this field

The Reading Endorsement is an online program specifically for Pre K-12 classroom teachers wishing to add reading expertise to their current State of Georgia Teacher Certification. The endorsement is designed to help meet the literacy needs of the students, regardless of content area or grade level. The program meets the competencies required by the Professional Standards Commission’s Georgia Reading Endorsement.

The Valdosta State Difference

The reading endorsement program aligns directly to the International Literacy Association standards promoting both diversity and equity in reading for all students.  

What You'll Learn

Program features include understanding readers and the reading process, linking assessment and instruction, and exploring specific instructional strategies that can be applied in individual classroom contexts.

The program includes a variety of literacies such as digital, media, basic, early literacy, and comprehension skills for all grade levels. 

Cost & Admission Requirements

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  • Literacy and Assessment Curriculum Specialist
  • Literacy Coach
  • Reading and Writing Center Coordinator
  • Reading Specialist
  • 229.333.5611
  • 229.333.5963
  • Education Center
    301 Baytree Road
    Room 1045
    Valdosta, GA 31698