International Workshops

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NOTE ABOUT WORKSHOP REGISTRATION

Due to the uncertainty surrounding COVID-19 and the changing global health response, we are limiting registration until travel to that location is deemed safe.

Please mark your calendars with the dates and locations you would like to attend, and visit this page for updates and registration links as they become available.

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All Workshops

All times listed are Central Time. Looking for webinars? See the International Webinars page.

Planning with the WIDA ELD Standards Framework Facilitated eWorkshop - January 4, 11, and 18

January 4, 2022 | 5:30 pm

This eWorkshop is designed for educators and leaders who are responsible for language development within content learning and implementation of the WIDA English Language Development (ELD) Standards Framework. Participants will receive resources for using the WIDA ELD Standards Framework in instructional planning. Teams are strongly encouraged to attend the webinars together. This eWorkshop will assist educators in using the framework to identify and support language students will use to engage in content learning. Participants will explore how the framework can support collaborative instructional planning.

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Nutriendo la equidad mediante la instrucción bilingüe (Serie de seminarios web) - 17-19 de Enero

January 17, 2022 | 5:00 pm

En esta serie de seminarios web bilingües, participantes explorarán la planificación de la enseñanza en el contexto bilingüe desde una perspectiva basada en la equidad y los recursos que los estudiantes bi/multilingües traen consigo y se dará atención a estos recursos como contribuciones valiosas a la comunidad escolar. Específicamente, en este taller, analizarán las  identidades dinámicas y el repertorio comunicativo de los estudiantes bilingües. Los educadores conectarán un  enfoque multimodal de la enseñanza y aprendizaje con las formas en las que puedenmaximizarde manera  intencional las prácticas lingüísticas de los estudiantes bilingües. 

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Planning with the WIDA ELD Standards Framework Facilitated eWorkshop - January 18-20

January 18, 2022 | 5:00 pm

This eWorkshop is designed for educators and leaders who are responsible for language development within content learning and implementation of the WIDA English Language Development (ELD) Standards Framework. Participants will receive resources for using the WIDA ELD Standards Framework in instructional planning. Teams are strongly encouraged to attend the webinars together. This eWorkshop will assist educators in using the framework to identify and support language students will use to engage in content learning. Participants will explore how the framework can support collaborative instructional planning.

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Planning with the WIDA ELD Standards Framework Facilitated eWorkshop - February 8-10

February 8, 2022 | 5:00 pm

This eWorkshop is designed for educators and leaders who are responsible for language development within content learning and implementation of the WIDA English Language Development (ELD) Standards Framework. Participants will receive resources for using the WIDA ELD Standards Framework in instructional planning. Teams are strongly encouraged to attend the webinars together. This eWorkshop will assist educators in using the framework to identify and support language students will use to engage in content learning. Participants will explore how the framework can support collaborative instructional planning.

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Planning with the WIDA ELD Standards Framework Facilitated eWorkshop - March 15-17

March 15, 2022 | 5:00 pm

This eWorkshop is designed for educators and leaders who are responsible for language development within content learning and implementation of the WIDA English Language Development (ELD) Standards Framework. Participants will receive resources for using the WIDA ELD Standards Framework in instructional planning. Teams are strongly encouraged to attend the webinars together. This eWorkshop will assist educators in using the framework to identify and support language students will use to engage in content learning. Participants will explore how the framework can support collaborative instructional planning.

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Stretching Your Co-Teaching Online Workshop

March 28, 2022

How do teachers work together to serve multilingual learners in today's schools?

Andrea Honigsfeld and Jon Nordmeyer will explore collaboration, virtually. Based on the popular workshop Stretching Your Co-Teaching: Collaborating with WIDA, this deep-dive virtual workshop will energize your collaboration and set you up for success in the coming school year.

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Planning with the WIDA ELD Standards Framework Facilitated eWorkshop - April 12-14

April 12, 2022 | 5:00 pm

This eWorkshop is designed for educators and leaders who are responsible for language development within content learning and implementation of the WIDA English Language Development (ELD) Standards Framework. Participants will receive resources for using the WIDA ELD Standards Framework in instructional planning. Teams are strongly encouraged to attend the webinars together. This eWorkshop will assist educators in using the framework to identify and support language students will use to engage in content learning. Participants will explore how the framework can support collaborative instructional planning.

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Planning with the WIDA ELD Standards Framework Facilitated eWorkshop - May 17-19

May 17, 2022 | 5:00 pm

This eWorkshop is designed for educators and leaders who are responsible for language development within content learning and implementation of the WIDA English Language Development (ELD) Standards Framework. Participants will receive resources for using the WIDA ELD Standards Framework in instructional planning. Teams are strongly encouraged to attend the webinars together. This eWorkshop will assist educators in using the framework to identify and support language students will use to engage in content learning. Participants will explore how the framework can support collaborative instructional planning.

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WIDA MODEL Online Test Administrator Training

This training is for test administrators of the WIDA MODEL (Measure of Developing English Language) Online. WIDA MODEL is a series of English language proficiency assessments for Kindergarten through Grade 12. However, WIDA MODEL for Kindergarten is only available in a paper kit format. Educators can use MODEL as an identification/placement assessment for newly enrolled multilingual learners or as an interim progress monitoring assessment. Participants will learn how to administer, monitor, and score as applicable each language domain in the assessment.

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WIDA Screener Paper Training Workshop

During this training workshop, participants will work collaboratively to strengthen their understanding of how to administer the assessment. This includes test administration beginning with the entry task, and then continuing to Path A or Path B. Particular attention will be given to developing inter-rater reliability when scoring the speaking and writing domains. Participants will utilize a multitude of practice items to be scored with the scoring scales.

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    WIDA MODEL Paper Test Administrator Training

    WIDA MODEL is a series of English language proficiency assessments for Kindergarten through Grade 12. WIDA MODEL for Kindergarten is only available in a paper kit format. Educators can use MODEL as an identification/placement assessment for newly enrolled multilingual learners or as an interim progress monitoring assessment. Participants will learn how to administer, monitor and score as applicable each language domain in the assessment.

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