Classroom Strategies for Teaching English-Language Learners & Overview for English Language Development Planning
Hosted by Colorado League of Charter Schools
Date: Wednesday, October 7
Time: 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM
Location: Colorado League of Charter Schools Training Room, 4201 E Yale Ave, Denver CO 80222
Cost: League Members: $175 for first attendee | Non-members: $250 for first attendee. Additional attendees: $100 per person.
Description: With the growing population of English Language Learners within our schools, it is essential that schools be prepared to meet the needs of ELL students. In order to do this, teachers and interventionists will need to understand the basic elements of WIDA standards, the features of an English Language Development Plan (ELDP), and the strategies to support learning. This training will provide an overview for creating an English Language Development Plan as well as how to utilize the WIDA standards and build a foundation for classroom strategies that can be incorporated into teaching English Language learners. The training will focus on strategies that can be used with all levels of English Language Learners.
Outcomes: In this workshop, participants will learn
· the key elements of an effective English Language Development Plan;
· the basics of WIDA standards and how to incorporate them into your daily learning objectives;
· Research-based strategies that you can use the next day in your classroom.
Registration: Deadline: Monday, October 5