Want to develop your pedagogy, academic language strategies, and differentiation techniques necessary to address the diverse needs of your ELLs? Join us at the Region 13 ESC for a 4-part series called Connecting Content and Language for English Language Learners.
Who: K-12 Teachers of ELLs
What: Connecting Content and Language for English Language Learners (FA1737608)
When: 10/16/17, 11/13/17, 12/6/17, 1/10/18
Professional Learning Objectives
Build pedagogical knowledge related to language development
Understand Content ELD and ALD
Learn to create a language rich environment and acquire strategies for building academic language
Experience research-based practices for making content comprehensible
Learn research-based strategies for generating output and structured language interaction
Acquire ELD strategies that best lend themselves to each of the content areas
Learn how to scaffold and differentiate language learning in the content areas for varying levels of language proficiency
NOTE: FREE for one secondary teacher/coach per district who is participating in the Title III Shared Service Agreement (SSA). Districts not in the Title III SSA are allowed to send one secondary teacher/coach for $400 (includes four days of training and materials). Districts participating in the Bilingual Coop may send one teacher/coach at reduced rate of 50% off.