"Off to a Good Start" in your Second Language Assignment!

OTAGS One Day Version

Friday, Oct. 3rd 2014 at 8:30am-3:30pm

Woodcroft, Edmonton, AB, Canada

Edmonton, AB

Join your colleagues in this condensed version of OTAGS to ensure that your year gets Off to a Good Start!


This workshop will:

  • facilitate individual and small groups of teachers’ understanding of the fundamentals of their language curricula, critical resources, meaningful assessment, and approaches to planning in second languages.

  • introduce the Ministerial Order on Student Learning (#001/2013) and its cross‐curricular competencies, as well as the District`s new assessment policy will also be included.

  • provide time for individual and/or small group planning with EPS Curriculum and Resource consultant support.

Whether you are new to a second language teaching assignment, or are an experienced L2 teacher, this workshop will benefit you!

The details

Target audience: Grades K-12 Teachers of all second languages and programs

Date: Friday, October 3, 2014

Time: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Location: The Languages Centre at Woodcroft

Parking: School side of street only

Sign in: At front entrance

Cost: $60 (includes light breakfast and lunch)

For more information: Michelle De Abreu at michelle.de.abreu@epsb.ca or 780-429-8231

What you will need

  • Key materials for planning
  • Access to your program of studies (and for FSL, the Program Articulation documents)
  • Your own technology, if possible

To register

  • Pre-registration is required as space is limited.
  • To register click here, then choose the October 3 Register button.
  • For questions about or to cancel your registration, please contact Jan Amundson, ph: 780-429-8315