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Duolingo -Become a Certified Educator

Looking for new ways to help your English Language Learners or Foreign Language classes learn? Duolingo for schools is fun, free, and proven to be an effective tool in language-learning! Join us as we introduce you to the platform and walk you through the simple steps to become a Duolingo For Schools Certified Educator!

Using QR Codes and Augmented Reality Technology to Support English Language Learners

Join us to learn some new and creative ways to support your English Language Learners. In this session you will learn some ways to use QR codes in the classroom and how to add information to your own QR code. You will also be introduced to some Augmented Reality applications and ways to use them to support your English Language Learners!

Google Tools to Support English Language Learners

Are you looking for ways to use Google Tools to support an English Language Learner(ELL) in your classroom? In this session we will show you how to use Add-ons like Google Translate, and extentions like Read & Write, Google Input Tools, and Google Dictionary to better support your ELL students.

Lesson Planning for ENLs

It may be difficult to know how to fully support an English as a New Language Learner(ENL) in your classroom. There are many strategies and resources out there like Colorin' Colorado!, free graphic organizers, and lesson plans that can help you if you know where to look! In this session we will look at  some of those resources, and lesson planning strategies to help you support your students. 

Listenwise

Listenwise is a great podcast based resource to support your auditory and english language learners accross all subjects. Join us as we explore the content provided by Listenwise and make suggestions for use in your classroom! 

Engage Learners with Listen Current

Listen Current brings engaging non-fiction stories to the classroom and helps students stay connected to the real world by curating the best of public radio. Listen Current provides lesson plans and examples to help students enhance listening skills and help teachers differentiate and make current events fun and interesting. Join us to learn about how to use Listen Current to enhance a variety of subject areas.

Listen Current for English Language Learners

Listen Current brings engaging non-fiction stories to the classroom and helps students stay connected to the real world by curating the best of public radio. Paired with comprehensive lesson plans and examples Listen Current will enhance students listening skills and help teachers differentiate and make current events fun and interesting. In this course we'll focus on the new ELL activities that have been added to their lesson plans so you can differentiate in the classroom for all your students while still covering the same content!