There will be no face-to-face tutoring programs at the Jerry L. Johns Literacy Clinic until further notice. Clinic personnel are working on an online tutoring program. We will be partnering with Littlejohn Elementary school in DeKalb at this time, so no open enrollment will be available.
NIU's College of Education Jerry L. Johns Literacy Clinic provides reading support services for K-12 students, high-quality practicum experiences for candidates who are pursuing graduate studies in the reading teacher endorsement and the Reading Specialist Certification and continuing education and professional development opportunities for reading specialists. Established 60 years ago, the Jerry L. Johns Literacy Clinic supports courses leading to the reading teacher endorsement and the Type 10-K-12 Reading Specialist Certification through the Illinois State Board of Education.