Reading Instruction Requirements for Teaching Certificates

Implementation of Public Acts 118 (2006) and 32 (2007)

Effective July 1, 2009, satisfactory completion of a 3-credit course of study with appropriate field experiences in the diagnosis and remediation of reading disabilities and differentiated instruction is required for teachers before they can be recommended for a professional teaching certificate.

  • EPIs seeking to offer Advanced Reading Course of Study must complete an application and receive MDE approval. Contact Dr. Sean Kottke by email with any questions regarding the application process.
  • Michigan 2007 PA 32
    Public Act 32 of 2007 is also cited as MCL 380.1531 (Section 1531 of The Revised School Code Act 451 of 1976).


Updated 03/09/2017.