Professional Learning Sessions
2018-2019 Opportunities Currently Available

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 10/2-3/18 Benchmark Advanced Kinder, 1st & 2nd Grade Combined Session

10/2-3/18 Benchmark Advanced 3rd,4th, 5th, & 6th Grade  Combined Session 

 

9/25/18 ELD Establishing and Running an ELAC This session provides guidance for site leaders to establish and run effective English Learner Advisory Committees (ELAC), in accordance with state law.

9/26/18 ELD PLC Session 1 Middle School Do you consider yourself an advocate for your English learners?Are you looking for a professional learning community of like-minded middle school educators?

1/23/19 ELD PLC Session 1 Middle School Do you consider yourself an advocate for your English learners?Are you looking for a professional learning community of like-minded middle school educators?

10/24/18 ELD PLC Session 2 Middle School Do you consider yourself an advocate for your English learners?Are you looking for a professional learning community of like-minded middle school educators?

2/27/19 ELD PLC Session 2 Middle School Do you consider yourself an advocate for your English learners?Are you looking for a professional learning community of like-minded middle school educators?

 

10/16/18 GR 7-8 MAKE UP DAY-MyPerspectives Publisher Training This session is for new hires or anyone who did not attend the summer professional learning dates

10/15/18 GR 7-8 MyPerspectives ELD Companion Publisher Training This session is designed to provide teachers with the critical digital program components that they need to ensure success for their EL students using MyPerpsectives.​

10/15/18 Gr 9-12 MyPerspectives ELD Companion Publisher Training This session is designed to provide teachers with the critical digital program components that they need to ensure success for their EL students using MyPerpsectives.

 

11/7/18 ELD Bilingual Teacher Network Series-FOR ELEMENTARY Session 2 Network and share ideas with fellow bilingual teachers & leaders.Engage in professional learning on key issues in bilingual education.

1/16/19 ELD Bilingual Teacher Network Series-Session 3 Network and share ideas with fellow bilingual teachers & leaders.Engage in professional learning on key issues in bilingual education.

4/10/19 ELD Bilingual Teacher Network Series-Session 4 Network and share ideas with fellow bilingual teachers & leaders.Engage in professional learning on key issues in bilingual education.

 

10/9/18 ELD Supporting English Learners Across All Content Areas Grades 7-12 (Full Day Session)To build Integrated ELD practices for developing language skills of English learners and scaffolding for access during content area lessons.

11/6/18 ELD Supporting English Learners Across All Content Areas Grades 7-12 Series Session 1 To build Integrated ELD practices for developing language skills of English learners and scaffolding for access during content area lessons.

12/4/18 ELD Supporting English Learners Across All Content Areas Grades 7-12 Series Session 2 To build Integrated ELD practices for developing language skills of English learners and scaffolding for access during content area lessons.

1/15/19 ELD Supporting English Learners Across All Content Areas Grades 7-12 Series Session 3 To build Integrated ELD practices for developing language skills of English learners and scaffolding for access during content area lessons.

 

10/17/18 ELD Newcomer Designated ELD Boot Camp: Grades 7-12 This session for teachers of Designated ELD will focus on addressing the unique needs (linguistically, culturally, socio-emotionally, and academically) of Newcomer ELs in their first years in US schools.

 

First Mondays ELD Secondary EL Leaders Council

Regular meetings on the first Monday of every month are scheduled for an advisory committee of English learner teacher leaders representing secondary schools to provide recommendations to the Multilingual Literacy Department for development of English learner programs and services.​

 

11/9/18 ELD ERWC Community of Practice Retreat This session is open to all participants in the National Professional Development ERWC grant.

 

10/23/18 ELD Session 1 Secondary Foundational Literacy Skills Series This session is for any secondary teacher working to develop literacy skills of students reading more than two years below grade level, especially Designated ELD teachers

12/11/18 ELD Session 2 Secondary Foundational Literacy Skills Series This session is for any secondary teacher working to develop literacy skills of students reading more than two years below grade level, especially Designated ELD teachers. 

1/30/19 ELD Session 3 Secondary Foundational Literacy Skills Series This session is for any secondary teacher working to develop literacy skills of students reading more than two years below grade level, especially Designated ELD teachers. 

10/2/2018  Basics of SEIS and IEPs: Page by Page for the New Teacher #1 Participants will engage in learning activities and discussion regarding the SEIS IEP system, learn how to complete a compliant, legally defensible IEP, and maintain appropriate IEP timelines. 

10/9/2018 Basics of SEIS and IEPs: Page by Page for the New Teacher #2 Participants will engage in learning activities and discussion regarding the SEIS IEP system, learn how to complete a compliant, legally defensible IEP, and maintain appropriate IEP timelines.