Leadership in Languages

A course series for second language educators

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Oct 26, Dec 2, Jan 11, Feb 29, Apr 11 and May 16 2015-16 School Year

First and last sessions: 4 - 8 p.m

All other sessions: 4 - 6 p.m

What is the Leadership in Languages?

This teacher leader development series is designed for experienced teachers of languages who are interested in developing their personal leadership skills and knowledge in the area of second language education.


This series supports teachers and teacher leaders interested in strengthening their own leadership, as well as those who wish to pursue district, provincial or national language leadership roles. Topics and activities include curriculum and resources; the Ministerial Order on Student Learning (#001/2013); effective programming; intercultural awareness; trends that impact languages education and leadership networking.


Throughout the course series, participants complete a number of assignments, and are mentored individually through leadership development by the instructors.


Note: Leadership in Languages course series is now offered as part of the District's Leadership Development Framework. While it is not mandatory for Leadership in Languages participants to be registered in the framework, it is strongly encouraged.


For more information, contact Marnie Beaudoin marnie.beaudoin@epsb.ca (780) 429-8407

To register:

Edmonton Public Schools staff: https://sites.google.com/a/epsb.ca/leadership-development-framework/leadership-in-languages

External registrations: contact leanne.sprake@espb.ca (780) 429-8489


Leadership in Languages is offered at no cost to teachers in Edmonton Public Schools.

External rate for the course series is $450.00.

Location

IISLE - Languages Centre at Woodcroft
13750 Woodcroft Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada


Detailed program and further information will available soon at http://languages.epsb.ca.