Graduates of the Doctor of Education in Literacy Program will...
Exhibit content confidence.
Develop literacy expertise for critical thinking and informed decision-making.
Deliver exemplary literacy instruction.
Cultivate students to become divergent thinkers and inspired readers and writers.
Articulate a comprehensive knowledge of literacy research.
Demonstrate scholarly proficiency in critiquing, synthesizing, conducting, and applying research in the field of literacy.
Produce exemplary written communication.
Apply exceptional skills when writing for a variety of audiences and purposes.
Speak effectively to listeners in a variety of settings.
Synthesize the process of preparing and organizing content for delivery that engages audiences.
Provide literacy leadership in the profession.
Foster growth in practitioners and other literacy leaders that deepens their understanding of best practice, encourages engagement, and promotes collaboration.