English Language Development and Dual Language

GOAL:

To improve outcomes for multilingual learners by developing the capacity of educators to to implement pedagogy aligned to the principles of the CE EL Roadmap, with a focus on the delivery of Integrated and Designated ELD and Dual Language programs.

TABLE OF CONTENTS


Dual Language Flyer (1).pdf

EL RISE Dual Language Pedagogy Strand Modules 1-2

Session 1: Jan. 26, 2022 3:30-5:30 (new date)

Session 2: Feb. 17, 2022 3:30--5:30 (new date)

Session 3: March 28, 2022 3:30--5:30 (new date)

Session 4: April 21, 2022 3:30--5:30 (new date)


Free via Zoom


This virtual series with embedded pre-session work and follow-up reflection and application, focuses on how teachers can enact Principles 1-2 of the English Learner Roadmap for culturally and linguistically sustaining classrooms in the dual language context. Facilated by Sobrato Early Academic Language (SEAL).


K-6 Dual Language Program Teachers, Instructional Coaches & Leaders

EL RISE Elem ELD Flyer.pdf

EL RISE English Learner Roadmap Elementary Teacher Strand Modules 1-2

Session 1: Oct. 12 3:15-5:15

Session 2: Dec. 2 3:15-5:15

Session 3: Jan. 11 3:15-5:15

Session 4: Feb. 3 3:15-5:15




This virtual series with embedded pre-session work and follow-up reflection and application, focuses on how teachers can enact Principles 1-2 of the English Learner Roadmap for culturally and linguistically sustaining classrooms in the dual language context. Facilated by Sobrato Early Academic Language (SEAL).

Presented by SEAL as part of EL RISE.


K-6 teachers, instructional coaches, instructional leaders and site administrators

EL RISE Secondary ELD Flyer.pdf

EL RISE Secondary Integrated and Designated ELD Strand for Teachers Modules 1-2

Session1: February 8, 2022 3:30--5:30

Session 2: March 2, 2022 3:30-5:30

Session 3: March 16, 2022 3:30-5:30

Session 4: April 13, 2022 3:30-5:30


This virtual training series will share how to implement Principles 1 and 2 of the EL Roadmap to cultivate assets-oriented, inclusive and affirming classrooms, with culturally and linguistically sustaining pedagogy, social-emotional learning, critically consciousness empathy, and family and community responsiveness and Increased intellectual quality of instruction.


6-12 ELD and content area teachers, instructional coaches and instructional leaders

Master Plan Institute Flyer.pdf

EL RISE English Learner Master Plan Institute

Session 1: November 17, 2021

Session 2: January 18, 2022

9:00-12:00


Designing local policy aligned to the California English Learner Roadmap


Administrators and District teams

EL RISE Elementary Community of Practice

Monthly Wednesdays, 3:15--4:45

8/25, 9/15, 10/27, 11/17, 12/8, 2021

1/19, 2/16, 3/9, 4/20, 5/4, 2022

Free via Zoom


Discuss implementation of strategies and practices from EL RISE Elementary ELD trainings. Explore language diversity and promote multilingualism as an asset for all students. Implement Language Functions and Graphic Organizers as part of their intentional DELD and IELD.


Participants in current and past EL RISE Elementary offerings including teachers, coaches, principals and district staff

EL RISE Dual Language Community of Practice

Monthly Wednesdays, 3:30-4:45

Sept. 29, Nov. 3, Dec. 1, Jan. 12, Feb. 2, Mar. 23, Apr. 27, May 11

Free via Zoom


Community of Practice to support implementation of strategies and practices shared in EL RISE trainings, specific to the dual language classroom context.


Participants in EL RISE Dual Language Pedagogy Strand

Multilingual Learners Leadership Network

Oct. 6, Dec. 1, Feb. 16, May 4 8:30--11:30

Free via Zoom


Network of district-based teams focused on continuous improvement in implementing principles of the CA English Learner Roadmap. Presentations from Dr. Ivannia Soto on Multilingual Learner Shadowing and The Road to Reclassification.


District-based teams of district lead, site administrator, teacher, and family/community school coordinator or liaison

Summative ELPAC Administration

Grades 3-5 Dec. 2, 2021 8:30--3:00

Grades TK-2 Dec. 7, 2021 8:30--3:30

Office Hours: Jan. 20, 2022 8:30--3:30


Standardized administration and scoring of the ELPAC. Synchronous debrief of ELPAC speaking training quizzes, support for coordinators and general Q and A


ELPAC Coordinators and Test Examiners

Customized Offerings Available on Demand

Dates TBD or by request. Don't see what you need listed here? Please contact Sofia Sorensen ssorensen@santacruzcoe.org to discuss. Professional learning is offered at no-cost to county schools and districts.


Possible Topics

  • Unpacking the ELPAC

  • Formative Assessment of ELD using ELPAC-like tasks and rubrics

  • Developing Language Objectives

  • Accelerating Language Development with Tech Tools

  • English Learner Toolkit of Strategies

Past Events

Initial ELPAC Administration and Scoring

Grades TK-2: August 10

8:30-4:00


Standardized administration and scoring of the ELPAC


ELPAC Test Examiners

Questions?

Please contact Sofia Sorensen Coordinator, Multilingual Achievement