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Philosophy

The Graduate Literacy Program at Elmira College embraces the transformative nature of literacy to shape the lives and futures of diverse learners in an ever-changing world. Graduate Literacy candidates develop expertise as literacy leaders, reading specialists, and literacy coaches through collaborative inquiry, research, and field-based peer-coaching experiences. This theory-to-practice approach prepares Elmira College Graduate Literacy candidates to serve their students, schools, and communities as highly-skilled, caring, and committed professionals.