There are still seats available for the following HV RBERN workshops. Please click on the links below:
Part 154 Overview and Walkthrough Tools
5/9/19, 4:00 PM–7:00 PM, Rockland BOCES
Teaching Reading to ELLs: What's Different? Grades K-3
5/10/19, 8:30 AM–11:15 AM, ONC BOCES
Incorporating Vocabulary Routines for English Language Learners in Grades 3-8
5/10/19, 12:15 PM–3:00 PM, ONC BOCES
Other Professional Development
From the Long Island RBERN:
NYSUT offers seminars designed to meet the needs of English learners that fulfill the Language Acquisition requirement for CR Part 154 and CTLE. View their flyer and seminar booklet. Visit their website for descriptions of ENL seminars. For questions, contact 800-528-6208.
From SUNY New Paltz:
The deadline has been extended to apply for SUNY New Paltz's 15-credit Intensive Teacher Institute in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, beginning on August 24th, 2019. For more information, visit their website here.
From SUNY New Paltz:
Save the Date!
Multicultural Education Annual Conference—Stories & Struggles: the Power of Educational Equity
11/8/19, 8:30 AM–2:30 PM, Student Union Building, SUNY New Paltz
LOTE (World Language) Standards Revision Process and Application for Regional Standards Review Committees
To ensure that the revised LOTE Standards reflect the views of educators and stakeholders from throughout New York State, OBEWL will convene Regional Standards Review Committees. These committees will represent various parts of the State with a wide range of expertise including classroom teachers, building leaders, district level leaders, parents, students, higher education faculty, world language organization representatives and business and community members. Administrators are asked to identify potential applicants for these committees from their districts and to encourage them to apply by Friday, May 10th, 2019 using the following link: Review Committee Application.
Questions related to this process can be directed to Candace Black, (518) 473-7505 or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
From NYS TESOL:
Call for Proposals
NYS TESOL 49th Annual Conference—Strategies for Success: Supporting English/Multi-Language Learners in All Learning Environments
Submit all proposals online at: https://tinyurl.com/ac19-prop.