ESOL - Elementary

Sessions are organized by audience.  Please scroll down to find the session that matches your assignment. There is no need to register, simply join the relevant session at the appropriate time.  The only exception to this is content areas who are requesting that teachers select choice sessions.  If this applies to you, you will receive an email from your content office. If your assigned sessions are not full day please feel free to visit the All Staff link on the Professional Study Day homepage to access optional synchronous or asynchronous sessions.

 

Audience:  ESOL Teachers (Required)

Session Title: Social Emotional Learning in the English Language Classroom

Description: While SEL is becoming increasing critical for learners’ success, teachers often feel unprepared to incorporate or address it in their classrooms. This session will provide practical, concise, and easy-to-follow strategies that English language teachers can use in their classrooms.

Time(8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.) 

Schoology Join Code:  The Join link will be sent via email by the sponsoring office.

Questions? Reach out to Erin Sullivan, Coordinator, Office of ESOL (esullivan2@bcps.org)

 

Audience:  Elementary (K-5) ESOL Teachers (Required)

Session Title: Co-teaching in the Elementary Classroom

Description: In this session, participants will explore effective co-teaching strategies in the elementary classroom.  Participants will also identify appropriate acceleration strategies to use in the co-teaching classroom.

Time(9:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.) 

Schoology Join Code:  The Join link will be sent via email by the sponsoring office.

Questions? Reach out to Erin Sullivan, Coordinator, Office of ESOL (esullivan2@bcps.org)

 

Audience:  Elementary (K-5) ESOL Teachers (Required)

Session Title: ESOL Updates

Description: In this session, participants will learn about updates to the Welcome Center process and review beginning of the year procedures to ensure federal and state compliance.

Time(12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.) 

Schoology Join Code:  The Join link will be sent via email by the sponsoring office.

Questions? Reach out to Erin Sullivan, Coordinator, Office of ESOL (esullivan2@bcps.org)

 

Audience:  ESOL Teachers 

Session Title: Ellevation Platform Advanced

Description: In this session, teachers who are proficient in Ellevation will be provided more in-depth training on its functionality to enhance their use of the product.

Time(2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.) 

Schoology Join Code:  Click HERE to join.

Questions? Reach out to Erin Sullivan, Coordinator, Office of ESOL (esullivan2@bcps.org)