Three Webinars for Instructors - Registration now availablePosted on 01/30/2017
The CALPRO Instructors’ Forum is hosting a series of 3 webinars on the new English Language Proficiency Standards, one for ESL instructors, but two of general interest to any teacher with English language learners in their class. Register now to assure your place at these events.
Feb. 14, 1 pm
What Teachers Need to Know about the English Language Proficiency Standards
If you are and ESL teacher or a teacher from another program area with English language learners in your class, attend this webinar to interact with the guiding principles of the new English Language Proficiency Standards (ELPS) and consider how they apply to your teaching. See how the ELP Standards are organized and how you can provide scaffolding for your students to help them meet these rigorous requirements.
Mar. 14, 1 pm
Applying the English Language Proficiency Standards
This webinar will assist ESL teachers in exploring how the English Language Proficiency Standards (ELPS) are related to the College and Career Readiness Standards, how to make use of two different approaches to the ELPS, and how to apply them in the classroom. The presenter will provide vignettes and case studies, and give you the opportunity to share your own strategies.
May 24, 1 pm
Working with ELLs in CTE and other Classes
If your students are working to reach their personal career goals and some of them are challenged by their lack of English language skills, how can you best meet the needs of those students while not neglecting the rest of the class? This webinar will offer strategies for any teacher with English Language Learners in class to support those learners to master the course content.