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Coaching Certification Program

Literacy Coaching

The Lastinger Center offers a tailored coaching certification to develop highly effective reading coaches. Participants will gain advanced knowledge of highly effective literacy instruction and evidence-based coaching strategies to enhance teachers’ knowledge and skills, ultimately improving literacy outcomes for students.

To learn more, please contact Jessica Richards, literacy partnerships manager, at

Intended Participants

Participants must be able to actively coach K-12 teachers throughout the certification program.

Delivery and Duration

This job-embedded program is offered both virtually and in-person and can be customized to best meet the needs of the participants.

Literacy Coach Endorsement

Please visit the Literacy Coach Endorsement webpage or Just Read, Florida! website to learn more.

Flamingo Literacy Coaching

The Lastinger Center offers tailored online and in-person coaching certification programs for early learning, K-12 instructional, and literacy coaches.

If you want to receive direct communication about our programs, including updates or enrollment notifications, please fill out our Program Interest Form!