The University of Kentucky’s  College of Education Department will offer a professional learning opportunity this summer that includes a week-long “compressed” graduate level course designed specifically for K-8 reading and language arts teachers.

It course will  focus on improving professional practice in reading instruction, intervention and assessment. It will concentrate on developing skills to effectively use assessment to drive all phases of instruction.

The course will be taught by D. Ray Reutzel, Utah State University, who is recognized nationally for his work in literacy.

Teachers who are not currently enrolled in the UK Graduate School should contact Parker Fawson at, for assistance with post-bach admission. Arrangement for parking on the UK Campus should also be directed to Fawson.