Fall 2017 Workshops

Bilingual/ESL/Title III

August 1 - Early-Bird LPAC (Returning Coordinators) AM

Workshop # 603233 - This half day AM session (9:00 - 12:00) will cover updates to the guidelines of the LPAC process for experienced coordinators.

August 2 - 154 TEXES ESL SUPPLEMENTAL REVIEW COURSE

Workshop # 603232 - Participants will review content and prepare for the TExES ESL Supplemental Exam.

August 3 - Woodcock Munoz Language Survey III

Workshop # 610923 - Participants will receive information and training on the administration and interpretation of the WMLS III.

August 29 - New Coordinator Boot Camp Day 1

Workshop # 603234 - This is day one of a four day cohort for new Bilingual/ESL campus coordinators. This session will be an introduction to the LPAC framework and requirements for beginning of the year.

August 30 - LPAC Training (Returning Coordinators) AM

Workshop # 603235 - This half day AM session (9:00 - 12:00) will cover updates to the guidelines of the LPAC process for experienced coordinators.

August 30 - LPAC Training (Returning Coordinators) PM

Workshop # 603236- This half day PM session (1:00 - 4:00) will cover updates to the guidelines of the LPAC process for experienced coordinators.

September 6 - LPAC Training

Workshop # 603249 - This full day LPAC training will provide new or returning coordinators with an in-depth look at the LPAC process for ELLs.

September 8 - New Coordinator Boot Camp Day 2

Workshop # 568308 - This is day two of a five day cohort for new Bilingual/ESL coordinators. This session will take an in-depth look at the LPAC process and framework.

September 12 - Woodcock Munoz Language Survey

Workshop # 623958 - This session will be conducted as a webinar to train participants of administration and interpretation of the classic Woodcock Munoz Oral Language Survey.

September 13 - 154 TExES ESL Supplemental Review Course

Workshop # 569302 - Participants will review content and prepare for the TExES ESL Supplemental Exam.

September 14 - DynEd Instructional Training (AM)

Workshop # 620016 - Title III SSA members will receive information on getting started with the DynEd program for English Language Acquisition.

September 14 - DynEd Refresher Training (PM)

Workshop # 620020 - Title III SSA members will receive support for ongoing use of the DynEd program.

September 19 - Title III SSA - Unraveling the Mystery

Workshop # 623995 - Participants in the Title III SSA will receive information about member requirements and benefits.

September 19 - Title III Services for PNP Schools

Workshop # 623999 - Participants will receive information about consulting with private non-profit schools within their boundaries about services for ELL students.

September 22 - Differentiated Instruction for ELLs

Workshop # 629573 - Participants will explore ways to differentiate content area instruction and assessment for ELLs.

September 26 - Dyslexia Academy Module 3

Workshop # 622561 - This is the third module of five developed to assist school districts in the identification of students with dyslexia. Module 3 will focus on considerations for ELLs.

September 27 - Title III Family Engagement

Workshop # 624000 - Participants will receive a variety of ideas and activities to fulfill the family engagement requirements of Title III.

September 28 - Language Rich Classroom

Workshop # 617192 - Participants in this workshop will receive training in sheltered strategies and linguistic accommodations to improve instruction for ELLs.

October 5 - ELPS to TELPAS: Connecting the Dots

Workshop # 617191 - Participants will gain an understanding of using the PLDs and TELPAS ratings along with the ELPS to design lessons that develop English language proficiency.

October 12 - New Coordinator Boot Camp Day 2

Workshop # 603252 - This is day two of a four day cohort for new Bilingual/ESL coordinators. This session will focus on PEIMS coding for ELLs and completing the exception/waiver process.

October 17 - Fall 2016 BL/ESL/TIII Dir/Coord Mtg (AM)

Workshop # 617198 - Participants will receive updates related to Title III/Bilingual/ESL programs, assessment updates, and exceptions and waivers.

October 18 - 154 TEXES ESL SUPPLEMENTAL REVIEW COURSE

Workshop # 617156 - Participants will review content and prepare for the TExES ESL Supplemental Exam.

November 16 - 154 TEXES ESL SUPPLEMENTAL REVIEW COURSE

Workshop # 617163 - Participants will review content and prepare for the TExES ESL Supplemental Exam.

November 30 - Writing Between Languages

Workshop # 632016 - Participants will discover how writing instruction for ELLs goes beyond language practice. They will explore the book "Writing Between Languages: How English Language Learners Make the Transition to Fluency" by Fu and Cummins.

December 6 - 154 TEXES ESL SUPPLEMENTAL REVIEW COURSE

Workshop # 617165 - Participants will review content and prepare for the TExES ESL Supplemental Exam.

December 12 - Region 16 Assessment Conference

Workshop # 618670 - Participants will receive highlights , important information and updates from the 2017-2018 Texas Assessment Conference.