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Iowa Reading K-8 Endorsement

The Reading K-8 Endorsement is one of the most popular and marketable Iowa endorsements for teachers. By taking the UNI courses that meet the endorsement requirements, teachers learn how to assess students’ reading and then design and implement instruction for them in ways that help them become skilled and successful readers.


Program Coordinator: 
Sarah Vander Zanden
Curriculum and Instruction
(319) 273-7270
Enrollment Contact: 
Rita Gutman
Continuing and Distance Education
(319) 273-2504