Hudson Valley RBERN Update

The following HV RBERN workshops still have seats available. Please click on the links below to register:

At Rockland BOCES:

Rebooted: The New Tech Toolkit for Supporting ELLs- "Learn" Workshop
5/23/19, 9:00 AM–12:00 PM


Rebooted: The New Tech Toolkit for Supporting ELLs- "Apply" Session (for "Apply" Participants Only)
5/23/19, 1:00 PM–3:00 PM


Questioning and Discussion Techniques for ELLs (and All Students) (AM SESSION)
5/24/19, 8:30 AM–11:30 AM


Questioning and Discussion Techniques for ELLs (and All Students) (PM SESSION)
5/24/19, 12:00 PM–2:30 PM

At Sullivan BOCES:

Classrooms as Culturally Responsive Learning Communities
5/24/19, 9:00 AM–3:00 PM, Sullivan BOCES


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

5/31/19, 9:00 AM–3:00 PM

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

Other Professional Development

From Adelphi University:  
Clinically Rich (CR-ITI) Intensive Teacher Institute for Bilingual or ESOL Certification
Classes begin Fall 2019 at Hauppauge Center
View program flyer here. Frequently Asked Questions can be viewed here.
 
NYSED released the Culturally Responsive-Sustaining (CR-S) Framework. This initiative establishes CR-S guidelines for seven different stakeholder groups. It was designed from the ground up and is the collective insight of parents, students, teachers, school and district leaders, higher education faculty, and community advocates. You can view the framework on their website here.

Partner Events

From NYS TESOL:
Digital Enhanced English/Content Learning Webinar
5/14/19, 6:00 PM–7:00 PM
Register here.

Career Opportunities

School Psychologist - Bilingual
Nyack Public Schools
View Job Posting on OLAS here.

Upcoming Partner Events And Opportunities

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:

ELL Family & Community Engagement Conference
5/6/19, 8:30 AM–3:00 PM, Western Suffolk BOCES Conference Center
View flyer here. Register here.

SIFE Identification & the Multilingual Literacy SIFE Screener (MLS)
5/8/19, 12:00 PM–3:00 PM, Western Suffolk BOCES Conference CenterView flyer here. Register here.

Linguistically Diverse Learners - Advanced Literacies Instruction: Spotlight on Instructional Units of Study
5/14/19, 8:30 AM–11:30 AM, Islip Office Center
View flyer here. Register here.

From NYSUT:

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

Partner Events

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

From NYSED:

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 candace.black@nysed.gov.

From NYS TESOL:

Call for Proposals
NYS TESOL 49th Annual Conference—Strategies for Success: Supporting English/Multi-Language Learners in All Learning Environments
11/14/19-11/16/19
Submit all proposals online at: https://tinyurl.com/ac19-prop

Career Opportunities

Director of Multilingual Learners
Peekskill City School District
View Bulletin here.

Pre-Kindergarten Teacher (2) - Tenure track positions
Peekskill City School District
View Bulletin here.

Heading North

The Hudson Valley RBERN is heading to Oneonta, NY! We've scheduled the following workshops in collaboration with both DCMO and ONC BOCES. Please click on the links below to register:

Teaching Reading to ELLs: What's Different? Grades K-3
5/10/19, 8:30 AM–11:15 AM


Incorporating Vocabulary Routines for English Language Learners in Grades 3-8
5/10/19, 12:15 PM–3:00 PM

Partner Events

From the Long Island Regional Bilingual Education Resource Network:

Unlocking English Language Learners’ Potential: Strategies for Making Content Accessible
5/2/19, 8:30 AM–3:30 PM, WSB Conference Center, 31 Lee Ave, Wheatley Heights, NY 11798
Please view the workshop flyer here for more details.

Supporting Students with Interrupted/Inconsistent Formal Education (SIFE)
5/3/19, 8:30 AM–3:30 PM, WSB Conference Center, 31 Lee Ave, Wheatley Heights, NY 11798
Please view the workshop flyer here for more details.