Our Reading Specialist Certification Program is for candidates who want to deepen their pedagogical content knowledge associated with providing evidence-based reading instruction essential to meeting the needs of all Texas students Pre-K-12, including serving students with diverse backgrounds and needs.
In the Reading Specialist Certification Program you will be provided structured and sustained field support and mentoring throughout your internship year to personalize the learning experience.
We prepare certified teachers to meet the standards aligned to the TExES exam (Texas Examinations of Educator Standards™) to become a Reading Specialist. Career options include classroom or intervention teacher, reading specialist, literacy coach, or district-level literacy leader.
Earn your Reading Specialist Certification
Apply for the 2022-23 Reading Specialist Cohort.