ExC-ELL: Expediting Reading Comprehension for English Language Learners. The virtual training will be held over 2 weeks after school hours to minimize classroom disruption. The training will consist of four, 2 hours sessions with assignments in-between each session. The training was developed by Dr. Margarita Calderón and Dr. Montenegro, and they will present, model, and engage participants in research-based instructional strategies for integrating academic language, reading comprehension, and writing strategies into the content areas.
This training is recommended for school teams of up to four individuals to include core content teachers in grades 2-12, EL teachers, and a school administrator.
This virtual training will consist of 8 total hours (4 x 2-hour sessions over 2 weeks). The dates of these virtual sessions will be October 22, 23, 29, & 30. Training on each day will begin at 3:30 p.m. and adjourn at 5:30 p.m. The expectation is that participants are present at each of the 2 hours sessions for a total of 8 hours.
Cut-off date: Tuesday, September 22, 2020.
****REGISTRATION REQUIRES ATTENDANCE. RECORDINGS AND PRESENTATIONS WILL NOT BE SENT TO ATTENDEES.****