English Learner Essentials: Educating ELs

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Registration Closed.
Last Date to Register: 9/20/2022 12:01 AM
Last Date to Cancel: 9/11/2022 12:01 AM
Agency: CESA 5
Agency Contact: Tammy Van Vleet
Agency Assistant: Julie Beckwith 608-745-5472
Location: CESA 5
626 E. Slifer St
Portage, WI 53901
Facility: Main Conference Room
9/21/2022 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM

English Learner Essentials: Educating ELs

Educators often ask how they can meet the needs of multilingual learners. This workshop provides you with a learning experience designed to help you to be more effective with educating your English Learner students.
Join us for a day of networking and discussing strategies for meeting the needs of multilingual learners and their families.
The day will include the following topics:

  • Reviewing the DPI EL Policy Handbook to answer common questions and guide decision-making
  • The process of enrolling English Learners into the school district
  • Analyzing ACCESS and WIDA Screener data to inform instruction
  • Newcomers- guidelines and strategies
  • Best practices and strategies for teaching all levels of multilingual learners- includes strategies relating to scheduling, teaching, and having high expectations
  • Aligning the WIDA English Language Development Standards (ELDS) to curriculum
  • Reclassifying English Learners using the Multiple Indicator Protocol
  • Family engagement
  • Student attendance
  • Laws and best practices regarding English Learner students
  • Additional relevant topics presented by participants

Audience: teachers, administrators, EL coordinators, school psychologists, and school counselors

Registration: FREE for CESA 5 Title III Consortium Members
                     $100 for Non-Members

Cancellation Policy: Registered participants will receive a full refund if they cancel before 10 working days before an event, minus any material costs that have already been incurred. Because of our commitment to the trainer and the food vendor, participants who cancel less than 10 working days or do not attend, will be billed the full fee. CESA 5 reserves the right to cancel any event. Registered participants will be notified via email if a cancellation occurs and will receive a full refund. Inclement weather policy: Every effort will be made to hold an event. CESA 5 will notify participants via email as soon as possible if an event has been canceled due to weather conditions.