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Reading Endorsement courses are designed for currently certified elementary, secondary or special education teachers. Teachers can add the Reading Endorsement to their current teaching certificate by taking the following Rio Salado College courses.

Arizona Department of Education Requirements

  • A valid Arizona Early Childhood, Elementary, Secondary or Special Education certificate
  • Must have three years of full-time teaching experience.

Reading Endorsement Options

The Arizona Department of Education has 3 options that teachers can choose from:

Reading Endoresement K-8Reading Endoresement 6-12Reading Endoresement K-12