Dr. Becky Swearingen


School-Teaching Learn and Develop Sci
Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

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Missouri State University
School-Teaching Learn and Develop Sci
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897



  • PhD, Oklahoma State University
  • MS, Oklahoma State University
  • BS, Oklahoma State University


  • ELE 302 Introduction to Elementary Education
  • ELE 410 Teaching and Learning in the Elementary Classroom
  • RDG 300 Service Learning in Reading
  • RDG 318 Foundations of Reading Instruction
  • RDG 420 Assessing and Personalizing Reading Instruction
  • RDG 421 Reading Practicum
  • RDG 574 Analysis and Correction of Reading Difficulties
  • RDG 670 Remedial Reading for the Clinician
  • RDG 671 Diagnosis of Reading Problems
  • RDG 672 Remediation of Reading Problems
  • RDG 674 Assessment and Instruction of Less-Skilled Readers
  • RDG 679 Seminar in Reading

Research and professional interests

  • Development of pedagogical knowledge of teaching
  • Reading assessment
  • Assessment and instruction of struggling readers

Awards and honors

  • Blackboard Black Belt
  • College of Education Research Award