Supporting English Language Learners in Ontario Classrooms

Version 5

    Description:

     

    Participants will:

    • develop a common understanding of key terms associated with supporting English language learners;
    • understand the difference between Basic Interpersonal Communication Skills (BICS) and Cognitive Academic Language Proficiency (CALP) and how it impacts student learning;
    • discuss strategies that support the learning in the classroom for English language learners; and
    • explore resources that support English language learners including the STEP resource.

     

    Dates:

     

    November 30, 2016 @ 4pm

    February 16, 2017 @ 4pm