Liberal Studies Program

LSLA-Literacy Scholars for the Future of Los Angeles

LSLA (Literacy Scholars for the Future of Los Angeles) Applications Now Available! Fall 2022 - Priority Deadline is June 30th. 

Literacy Scholars for the Future of Los Angeles (LSLA) is a 9-unit specialization in early literacy and language acquisition giving teacher candidates classroom and field experience in developing and implementing age-appropriate instructional materials, activities, and lesson plans. Participants also gain direct experience engaging families in high-need districts in shared activities that promote lifelong literacy learning in children. Participation is by application only, with scholarship assistance made possible with generous support from the Mara W. Breech Foundation.