ELD Department News
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Have a wonderful summer!!
Summer Professional Development Opportunities
For a full list of ALL summer Professional Development Opportunities, see the DCSD Website: Professional Development!
Timely Topics - July 20-21 at Rocky Heights Middle School
The following ELD specific sessions are open to all educators:
- Essentials for the 21st Century ELD Provider. This course provides essential training for the administration of the W-APT, ELD Department processes, and necessary information and resources for new to DCSD ELD personnel.
- Academic Conversations
- Culturally Responsive Instruction
- Introduction to SIOP
Click on this Timely Topics 2016 event link
To register for the event click on the green “Register Now” button
Select the tab for the day you want to learn more about
Scroll down to identify what sessions are offered during each time
Click on the “View/Register” button for the session you want to enroll in
Click on the “Register Now” button for the session you want to enroll in
If you want more information click on the “View” button for the session
WIDA ACCESS Placement Test (WAPT) Update
On July 20th during Timely Topics, Essentials for the 21st Century ELD Provider will be open to all ELD providers in order to provide an early opportunity for all ELD providers to be trained. This course is usually targeted toward new to DCSD ELD providers only. You may register for this course, and it is PGI eligible.
Follow these links for more information about Reading Together: