Professional Development

Learn about current professional development opportunities available to educators in Wisconsin. Please note that WITESOL is only sharing these opportunities and is not responsible for the content and quality of these opportunities.

If you have an idea for hosting a regional conference in Wisconsin and would like WITESOL’s help, please email


Unfortunately, with the health concerns of COVID-19, we need to postpone this event until September of 2020, potentially on September 29th. Please be on the look-out for specific details in early fall!

C3: Co-Planning to Co-Serve & Co-Learn Professional Development Opportunity – LaCrosse, Wisconsin

WITESOL is sponsoring a free professional development opportunity in LaCrosse, Wisconsin, on Thursday, April 23rd! Come learn about the advantages of C3: Co-Planning to Co-Serve and Co-Learn. You’ll learn how to make it a successful practice and how to support the process of implementing this approach!

View the PDF flyer by clicking on the link :  Flyer UWL C3 2020

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater & Ollin Tlahtoalli: Centro de Español y Cultura Mexicana

Spend three weeks this summer studying Spanish and enhancing your understanding of Mexican culture in the heart of Oaxaca, Mexico. Participants in the program will be enrolled in a Spanish language and culture course (45 hours) and will have the opportunity to extend their Spanish skills and understanding of diverse Mexican culture through experiential learning activities and a series of seminars and talks. Seminars will include the following themes: a) food and society in Mexico (2 hours), b) plurilingual Oaxaca and the construction of identities (2 hours), and c) Oaxacan street art (4 hours).   This program is from July 6 – 24, 2020 and the deadline for applying is May 1, 2020.  Find out more with the below attachment.  

Flyer_Oaxaca Spanish Language+Culture Prog Summer 2020 FINAL