Responsive to this request, required training and education for a Reading Specialist is found under the Code of Maryland Regulations 13A.12.03.05 as developed by the Maryland State Department of Education: http://www.dsd.state.md.us/comar/comarhtml/13a/13a.12.03.05.htm. Additionally, at this time there are no requirements for positions within HCPSS to have Structured Literacy education, however our Special Education and Language Arts Offices indicate this is a topic they are looking into for future expanded professional development.
HCPSS MPIA Request #2019-007
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