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.
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CESA 6 SIOP Workshop in Oshkosh, Wisconsin
CESA 6 is excited to be offering a two day SIOP workshop on March 30th and April 6th, 2020. The Sheltered Instruction Observation Protocol (SIOP) Model is a research-based instructional model that has proven effective in addressing the academic needs of English learners (ELs). The SIOP Model consists of eight interrelated components:
- Lesson Preparation
- Building Background
- Comprehensible Input
- Lesson Delivery
- Review & Assessment
- Understand the 8 SIOP components
- Practice the features of SIOP lesson plans
- Implement SIOP into lesson plans
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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.
WIDA Professional Development
WIDA wanted to share these two professional development opportunities: