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Continuing Education

Innovations in Reading (Hybrid)

Date: 4:30pm - 7:30pm PST January 8 Location: Laurelhurst Elementary, 840 NE 41st Ave, Portland, OR

Laurelhurst Elementary, 840 NE 41st Ave, Portland, OR

Join Lewis & Clark’s Reading Intervention Endorsement for Innovations in Reading—spots are available in our North/Northeast Portland cohort! This course will meet off-campus and online and is offered at a special cohort-based off-campus tuition rate.

Endorsement Coursework Information

Our Reading Intervention Endorsement coursework applies a dynamic view of literacy to reading and writing instruction in schools, building upon the belief that language—in all its richness of form and function—is the foundation from which effective literacy evolves. Wondering how you can benefit from earning a Reading Intervention Endorsement, or what to expect while in the cohort? Learn more

READ 620 Innovations in Reading (Spring 2020): Organizing, managing, and evaluating both classroom and school-wide K-12 reading programs. Students will examine the textbook adoption process, participate in the development and use of a tool for evaluating reading texts, assess components of reading and writing programs, and learn to integrate reading and writing processes throughout the school grades to extend learners’ experiences and enhance their own and students’ capacities to solve literacy problems. 

Course Details & Registration

In-person Dates & Times: Wednesdays, January 8, 22, February 5, 19, March 4, 18, April 8, 22, 2020, 4:30-7:30 p.m., plus online sessions. No class during spring break (March 25)
Instructor: Melanie Quinn, EdD
Degree-applicable credit: READ 620, 3 semester hours, $1,803.
Registration: If you are interested in joining this cohort, please contact

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