Literacy is more than just reading and writing. We see literacy as a way of being and interacting in schools, in the community, and in life. Teachers in the program will be challenged to envision their work as agents of change within healing centered literacy practices.
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Online Program

Our flexible online MA in Literacy Education accepts students every term (fall, spring, summer) and features personalized support for every student. Our program values creating a strong learning community of teachers from local, national, and international schools.

Our Commitment

CU Denver is committed to putting highly qualified and equity-focused literacy leaders in schools and communities.


CU Denver and the Responsive Literacy Education program offer scholarships and teaching assistantships to support literacy teachers and leaders.

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