Upcoming Events

Constructing Meaning and Deconstructing Text - Secondary
April 26, 2018

Constructing Meaning and Deconstructing Text - Primary
May 3, 2018

Academic language development is important for all students but essential for English learners. Foster students’ acquisition of academic language by delving deep into Parts I and II of the CA ELD Standards: Interacting in Meaningful Ways and Learning How English Works.

Literacy ​Building Blocks
Cohort A Begins August 8, 2018

Cohort B Begins January 22,2019

A Focus on Reading Foundational Skills K-5 one part of a comprehensive literacy program. This professional learning experience will engage participants in:
* Targeted discussions about Reading Foundational Skills (RF)
* Recognizing ELA/ELD Framework considerations for RF
* Administering key RF assessments to diagnose reading difficulty
* Exploring prevention/intervention strategies for RF

Cognitive Coaching
Begins September 7, 2018

Give yourself the gift of tools that will help you become a better listener and communicator through the Cognitive Coaching training.  Throughout the four days, you will learn how to ask meditational questions that will push another person's thinking instead of coming up with all the answers and solutions yourself. You will also spend some time practicing both planning and reflecting conversations that will help you become more effective in your work setting.

Expository Reading & Writing Course (ERWC)

This four-day series includes all of the course materials and provides teachers with a theoretical understanding of the ERWC, outlines the benefits of the course for students and school personnel, and offers pragmatic strategies for using the course materials to teach each module.​

Online pre-registration is required.

ERWC Middle School Training

This 18-hour professional development training will help 7th & 8th Grade ELA/Literacy middle school teachers, coaches, TOSAs, coordinators prepare students to meet college and university expectations.

Cost: $250* (Includes materials and lunch)


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