Partner Events and Opportunities

Happy Spring!

Now that we have pivoted to Spring assessment mode, you may find links to the NYSESLAT testing resources  and ELL/MLL Assessment and Testing Accommodations to be helpful resources. NYSESLAT Speaking materials should be delivered this week! Contact the HV RBERN if you have ELL-related testing questions. 
There are still seats available for the following HV RBERN workshops. You can register using the links below:

Supporting ELLs with Foundational Skills in Math: Grades 8-12
4/9/19, 9:00 AM–3:00 PM, Southern Westchester BOCES

Incorporating Vocabulary Routines for Adolescent English Language Learners
5/3/19, 9:00 AM–3:00 PM, Putnam Northern Westchester BOCES

Teaching Reading to ELLs: What’s Different?
5/30/19, 9:00 AM–3:00 PM, Sullivan BOCES
5/31/19, 9:00 AM–3:00 PM, Sullivan BOCES

To view all of HV RBERN's current workshops in MLP, please click here.

Partner Events

From NYS Community Schools Technical Assistance Centers:

TAC Webinar: Effective School and Community Partnerships
April 5, 2019, 12:00 PM–2:00 PM
For more information and to register please click here.

From Manhattanville College:

CSI Hispanic Parents Leadership Conference on Special Education
April 12, 2019, 9:30 AM–2:00 PM
You can view more details and register here.


Tech in Ten
Tuesday, April 16, 2019, 6:00 PM–8:00 PM
Baruch College, CUNY
For more details and to register please click here.

Webinar: Academic Literacy/ies for English Learners at the Higher Education Level
Tuesday, April 30, 2019, 3:00 PM–4:00 PM
Please click here to register.

Call for Reviewers
Volunteers are needed to serve as reviewers for the Student Project Contest. Reviewers will use a provided rubric to evaluate project submissions. Contest winners will be honored at the NYS TESOL 49th Annual Conference in White Plains, November 14-16, 2019. For more details, please click here.

From Hudson Valley Writing Project:

Summer 2019 Workshops for Teachers is now open. To view descriptions of workshops and to register, visit their website here.

From LIU Hudson:

Online Advanced Certificate in Childhood Education for ESOL Teachers
6th Cohort Group begins July, 2019
For more information, view flyer here. Application for Admission can be found here.

Career Opportunities

English as a New Language (ENL) Coordinator 
Putnam Northern Westchester BOCES
Please view vacancy notice here.

HV RBERN Workshops and Career Opportunities

Due to popular demand, we're pleased to offer another session of the 4-day series: Writing Is Thinking (WIT) 101 for ENL; this time at Rockland BOCES. Writing Is Thinking through strategic inquiry (WITsi) is an approach to delivering direct instruction in writing strategies that leverage improved writing, oral language, content knowledge, and reading comprehension simultaneously to English Language Learners. They will learn how the English language works. Participants can expect to leave each session with activities for immediate classroom use that will yield improved writing, language and thinking. This series is ideal for school/district teams. Participation in this series requires a commitment to all four dates.

The series dates are as follows:
Day 1: March 29, 2019
Day 2: April 29, 2019
Day 3: May 7, 2019
Day 4: May 14, 2019

To view more details about this series and to register in MLP, please click here.

We've added more sessions of Tech Toolkit for Supporting ELLs (AM "Learn" and PM "Apply" sessions); this time at Orange-Ulster BOCES on 4/9/19. To register in MLP please click here for the AM SessionPlease note: In order to sign up for the PM "Apply" workshop you must attend the AM "Learn" workshop. Click here to register for the PM session.

To view all of our current workshops in MLP, please click here.

Career Opportunities

Long Term Substitute, Spanish (Grades 68) 
Garrison UFSD
If interested, please contact Laura Mitchell, Superintendent of Schools.

Administrative Coordinator for the Intensive Teacher Institute for Bilingual Special Education (ITI-BSE)
Eastern Suffolk BOCES
View Vacancy Announcement here.

Bilingual and Ethnically & Culturally Diverse Job Fair
Ossining UFSD
Saturday, April 27th, 2019, 8 am–2 pm. For more details, view the flyer here.