Early Childhood and Reading

Curriculum Sheet

The Dyslexia Intervention minor provides students with critical information related to dyslexia and dyslexia intervention.  Topics addressed include foundational language and literacy concepts, the identification of students with dyslexic characteristics, principles of structured language teaching, and research-based intervention techniques.  The minor can be coordinated with virtually any academic discipline.

Curriculum Sheet

The Music Minor allows students to understand music on a deeper level through musical performance and analytical skills. The student may tailor the minor to fit their needs and increase marketability in the current job market.  By combining courses in performance, history and general techniques students will be able to acquire specific abilities to help broaden musical knowledge and open doors to understanding the power of this art for years to come.

Contact Us

Early Childhood and Reading
330 Butterfield Hall
310 Scotland Road
Edinboro, PA 16444

Mary Melvin, PhD
Department Chair
330A Butterfield Hall
Email: mmelvin@pennwest.edu
Phone: 814-732-2154