Foundations of Reading
The Foundations of Reading assessment is aligned with scientifically based reading research for Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, Middle Childhood Education, and Special Education teacher licensure candidates.
The Foundations of Reading assessment focuses on development, instruction, and assessment of reading. It covers the essential components of reading development and best practices in reading instruction and assessment as identified by reading research.
Candidates can demonstrate their abilities to make evidence-based instructional decisions by applying knowledge of reading development, instruction, and assessment.
The Foundations of Reading assessment addresses the full range of knowledge to teach reading.
Candidates must demonstrate knowledge of assessment, differentiation, and intervention with respect to each component of reading to address all students’ needs for reading instruction.