Last Call: Academic Vocabulary Campaign for ELLs

Greetings! The HV RBE-RN would like to remind you about the upcoming workshop with Dr. Kate Kinsella  and the Hudson Valley Writing Project Saturday Seminar, as well as let you know that we are scheduling informational sessions about the 2018 edition of the NYSITELL.

  • Our upcoming workshop with Dr. Kate Kinsella: Tools for Launching a School-Wide Academic Vocabulary Campaign on Thursday, December 14th, 2017, at the Edith Macy Conference Center in Briarcliff Manor, NY is quickly approaching. Dr. Kinsella is a teacher educator at San Francisco State University and a highly-sought after speaker and consultant to school districts and state departments throughout the US regarding development of academic language and literacy across K–12 subject areas. This workshop is designed for administrators, educators, and practitioners of students in grades 3–12. You can view the workshop flyer with more information here. There are only a few seats left so please register now! The HV RBE-RN is sponsoring this workshop; it is free for participants and includes breakfast and lunch. 
  • This Saturday is the Hudson Valley Writing Project's Saturday Seminar, with a focus in ELLs. For more information, view the flyer.   
  • The HV RBE-RN will be holding several 1/2 day sessions to help districts prepare for the 2018 Edition of the NYSITELL, which will be implemented beginning in February 2018. Please see our website for session locations and dates. We will update our website as we add additional sessions. Please contact the HV RBE-RN if you have any questions.