ADTED 459 - Interactive Literacy and Parental Involvement: Supporting Academic Success

Spring 2017, Section 001, 3.0 Credits
Schedule Number 7070

Important Dates

First Day of Class: 1/9/2017
End of Class: 4/28/2017

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This course is part of the Certificate in Family Literacy which can be obtained entirely online and is awarded upon successful completion of four courses, for a total of 12 credits. Course credits may apply toward a Penn State master's degree in adult education. Penn State is a fully accredited university, and credits are likely to apply toward a bachelor's or master's degree program at other institutions.  Penn State is also an Act 48-approved provider for Pennsylvania educators so credits may count toward professional development hours.

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Material Requirements

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Material Title Edition Author ISBN Publisher Source
Many Families, Many Literacies : An International Declaration of Principles Taylor, Denny 9780435081300 Heinemann Student's Choice

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Software Requirements

Requires: Students will need to have Microsoft Word 2007 or higher. If you do not have this software package the current version may be purchased at Journey Ed ( or a vendor of your choice.

Note: The above information is subject to change at any time by The Pennsylvania State University.