CAL SIOP Training of Trainers Institute: Advanced Coaching Strategies

July 19 - August 9 Learn effective strategies for providing job-embedded support for teachers implementing the SIOP Model in your schools. This comprehensive and interactive institute is designed to help participants develop and deliver SIOP Model professional development as coaches or other instructional leadership roles. The Advanced institute is designed for those participants who have ... Read more

Newcomers in Your School: Cultural Connections and Instructional Strategies

August 24, 2022 Learn effective strategies and activities to increase your newcomer students’ inclusion and learning in the classroom Please join CAL for this engaging and interactive two-day virtual institute providing practical resources for building a welcoming environment, both socially and instructionally, for all students. Given the increasing tide of newcomer youth entering U.S. schools, ... Read more

English Learners and Effective Multi-Tiered Systems of Support (MTSS) Strategies

October 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th Learn to distinguish between typical second language development and the needs of students who may demonstrate academic difficulties or possible disabilities and develop a proactive plan for effective classroom interventions to promote student success. The Multi-tiered System of Support (MTSS) process is designed to assist in the identification of all ... Read more

CAL SIOP Training of Trainers Institute: Foundations

October 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th Enhance your Sheltered Instruction Observation Protocol (SIOP) Model knowledge to support delivery of effective professional development workshops at your school or district. Please join us for this engaging online version of our CAL SIOP TOT. This comprehensive and interactive institute is designed to help participants develop and deliver SIOP Model ... Read more

Spanish Language and Literacy Institute (en español)

November 7-11 and 15, 2022, 3:00 – 5:00 PM (Eastern Standard Time) Taller de lengua y lectoescritura en español | Spanish Language and Literacy Institute (¡en español!) Cómo fomentar el desarrollo de la lectoescritura en español: Diferencias lingüísticas entre el español y el inglés y su impacto en la enseñanza del español | Fostering Spanish Language and ... Read more

Spanish Language and Literacy Institute (en español)

July 19, 20, and 22, 2022 Institute Overview Participants will learn research-based strategies for effective literacy instruction in programs where content is delivered in Spanish and English, such as dual language bilingual and transitional bilingual education programs. This interactive institute is designed to provide participants with research-based, effective methods for teaching academic language and literacy ... Read more

Newcomers in Your School: Cultural Connections and Instructional Strategies

December 1, 2022 Learn effective strategies and activities to increase your newcomer students’ inclusion and learning in the classroom Please join CAL for this engaging and interactive two-day virtual institute providing practical resources for building a welcoming environment, both socially and instructionally, for all students. Given the increasing tide of newcomer youth entering U.S. schools, ... Read more

CAL SIOP for Dual Language Programs: Developing Academic Language and Content in Two Languages

December 5-8, & Dec.12-13, 2022, 3:00 to 5:00 PM Eastern Time (six 2-hour sessions) Foundations of CAL SIOP for Dual Language Programs: Developing Academic Language and Content in Two Languages Learn SIOP methods for meeting the 3 pillars of dual language education: bilingualism and biliteracy, high academic achievement, and sociocultural competence! This 15-hour institute (12 ... Read more

CAL SIOP Training of Trainers Institute: Advanced Coaching Strategies

January 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th Learn effective strategies for providing job-embedded support for teachers implementing the Sheltered Instruction Observation Protocol (SIOP) Model in your schools.  Please join us for this engaging 2023 online version of our CAL SIOP TOT.  This comprehensive and interactive institute is designed to help participants develop and deliver SIOP Model professional ... Read more

CAL SIOP for Dual Language Programs: Developing Academic Language and Content in Two Languages

May 15-18, and Monday and Tuesday, May 22-23, 2023, 3:00 to 5:00 PM Eastern Time (six 2-hour sessions) Foundations of CAL SIOP for Dual Language Programs: Developing Academic Language and Content in Two Languages Learn SIOP methods for meeting the 3 pillars of dual language education: bilingualism and biliteracy, high academic achievement, and sociocultural competence! ... Read more