Literacy Across the Curriculum for an Equitable Society (LACES)


LACES is Accepting Applications for Fall 2021

The Literacy Across the Curriculum for an Equitable Society (LACES) M.A. in Education (Curriculum and Instruction) degree program offers a dynamic experience for K-8 teachers who are interested in advocacy for social justice and equitable literacy learning and teaching in urban schools. The LACES program addresses the California Common Core ELA Standards and California ELD Standards. The LACES program of study is aligned with the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing program standards for the Reading and Literacy Leadership Specialist Credential.  Listen to some of the voices of our LACES graduates.

Fall 2021 Application Period Dates

  • Domestic Applications - November 1, 2020 - June 1, 2021
  • International Applications - November 1, 2020 - April 1, 2021

Both the Cal State Apply and SJSU Teacher Education applications are required. Applications will be evaluated and admissions will occur on a rolling basis.

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