Leadership Institute

for Second Languages

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Second Languages Leadership Institute

August 21 & 22, 2014


COST:

$300

(reduced rate of $60 CAD for EPSB staff)

Description

The Institute for Innovation in Second Language Education (IISLE) at Edmonton Public Schools is again offering this unique, research-based professional learning opportunity designed to assist leaders in implementing exemplary programs for all second languages.


This institute focuses on a tool for strategic planning that has been specifically designed by IISLE to support administrators and teacher leaders to assess and improve their second language program effectiveness. This tool has been used by school principals, central administrators, department heads and teacher leaders for three years, with great success.


This two-day workshop will cover several key topics for lead educators in language programs, including:

-Characteristics of effective language programming

-Assessment and analyzing of program effectiveness

-Inclusive education in language programming

-Effective technologies for language learning

-Local, national and international trends in languages


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

To register, contact: Jan Amundson, ph: 780-429-8315

Participants

The Second Languages Leadership Institute is designed for school district leaders, school administrators, consultants, department heads and lead teachers involved in second language leadership both in and outside of Canada.

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.