RED 6698: Teaching Critical Literacy
Course Description for Teaching Critical Literacy
Teaching Critical Literacy
Description: With a focus on empowering both teachers and students to better understand a more media-rich, textually diverse literacy climate, this course will explore the theory and the rationale for teaching critical literacy in modern classrooms. Along with learning the theory and rationale for why critical literacy pedagogy is critical in a more media-rich, textually diverse literacy climate, this course will also address how teachers can begin to implement critical literacy theory in their own classrooms.