Teaching for Biliteracy 2-Day Fall Institute, Klein, Texas, Klein Multipurpose Center, Wednesday, 02. October 2019

 Teaching for Biliteracy 2-Day Fall Institute, Klein, Texas
Join biliteracy educators from across the country in:

An overview of the strategic use of Spanish and English and teaching for biliteracy in late exit transitional bilingual programs, dual language programs, and one-way and two-way immersion programs
Best practices in teaching Spanish and English literacy
Strategies that support translanguaging, making cross-linguistic connections and the Bridge between languages
Instructional practices specific to teaching language, literacy and content in each language
Biliteracy unit framework (BUF) for developing and delivering standards-based bilingual units of instruction that integrate the teaching of language and content
Programmatic and curricular structures for supporting biliteracy instruction

Target Audience:
This institute is designed for teams of educators – including classroom teachers, special education teachers, instructional coaches, school based administrators, central office admininistrators, and others – responsible for providing and supporting literacy and content in two languages.  The institute will focus on curricular and programmatic structures, strategies, and instruction to support students in dual language, two-way immersion, one-way immersion, and late exit transitional bilingual programs.  
Level of familiarity: 
Introduction and overview - building understanding and awareness of the elements of teaching for biliteracy 
Grade levels: K-8
Language(s):  This session will be conducted primarily in English, with some examples in Spanish

A personalized ticked is required for each attendee, so please make sure to have the following information available before beginning the registration process:

position and grade level
type of language acquisition program

Please note that that all sales are final.  We only accept on-line payment via credit card.  If your district would like to pay via PO or check, please contact us at teachingforbiliteracy@gmail.com.   Registration is on a first come, first served basis, and will close when the maximum has been reached.
Thank you, and we hope to see you there.
Center for Teaching for Biliteracy Team

Wednesday, 02. October 2019, Klein Multipurpose Center, Teaching for Biliteracy 2-Day Fall Institute, Klein, Texas

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