Graduate School of Education

Professional Development

Course Descriptions

ED 760 Grant-Writing Basics (1)

Grant-writing process in education: sources, proposal content, writing tips, and visuals. Building a cohesive proposal: objectives, budget, evaluation. Taught by the "5-Million-Dollar Grant Writer" and the "Lady with the Golden Pen."

  • Graded.

ED 781 ESOL ORELA Study Course (1)

Preparatory work for taking the ORELA ESOL exam – will review linguistic theory, language acquisition, current and preferred methods, curriculum, and programs for ESL instruction.

  • Pass/No Pass

ED 781 ESOL ORELA Study Course (1)

Preparatory work for taking the ORELA ESOL exam – will review linguistic theory, language acquisition, current and preferred methods, curriculum, and programs for ESL instruction.

  • Pass/No Pass

ED 774A Reading Praxis Study Course (1)

Preparatory work for taking the Reading Specialist Praxis – will review theoretical and knowledge bases of reading, application of reading instruction, application of diagnosis and assessment, and reading leadership.

  • Instructor(s): Maika Yeigh
  • Pass/No Pass.

ED 774A Reading Praxis Study Course Section 2 (1)

Preparatory work for taking the Reading Specialist Praxis – will review theoretical and knowledge bases of reading, application of reading instruction, application of diagnosis and assessment, and reading leadership.

  • Pass/No Pass.