Literacy Education

Welcome to the Literacy Education Program
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Welcome to the Literacy Education Program
Literacy Faculty
Welcome to the Literacy Education Program
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The Literacy Education program offers certificates of graduate study, masters degrees, and certificates of advanced study in literacy education.  The Literacy Education program is designed to provide educators with a thorough understanding of literacy development, process, and instruction.

News & Events

The Marshwood Education Foundation Prize Patrol surprised its first Spring Grant recipient, Marshwood Middle School 7th Grade History teacher Andrew Rowe, on Friday May 15th. Mr. Rowe is currently pursuing an MSEd in Literacy at the University of Southern Maine and previously completed the Extended Teacher Education Program.
Sherri-Ann Lavallee working with students in her classroom. Courtesy of the Sun Journal
The National Board for Professional Teaching Standards has awarded Sherri-Ann Lavallee certification, making her a National Board Certified Teacher. Lavallee prepared for National Board Certification during her Certificate of Advanced Studies program in Literacy Education at University of Southern Maine.
The Literacy, Language and Culture Program, in collaboration with the Southern Maine Writing Project and the Betterment Fund, has released Maine Teen Writing 2014: A Collection of Award-Winning Works by Maine Middle and High School Students.