Reading Adolescent Literature with Future Teachers (Online Course)
January 30 - May 7$200
INSTRUCTOR: Kevin Moberg, Assistant Professor of English and Education, Dickinson State University
Course Synopsis: Current teachers and librarians are invited to serve as mentors to future teachers while discussing works of recent adolescent literature with them. Participants will select five books to read with education majors in a university course on middle grade and young adult literature. Participants will join those students in an online discussion board to respond to the books and consider issues of literacy in upper elementary and secondary grades across subject areas. Participants will help to develop the next generation of teachers while enjoying new titles of adolescent literature.