New Jersey Department of Education

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SY21-22 WIDA: Nurturing Speaking Growth (Nov. Live Webinar Dates)

ACCESS Speaking Domain & Classroom Practices

Date(s) & Time(s) November 3, 2021   ~  1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
November 10, 2021   ~  1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Webinar Description This eWorkshop is designed to support all K-12 educators who would like to explore the connection between the ACCESS Speaking Test and classroom practices that promote oral language development.

In this eWorkshop participants will explore the underpinnings of the
Speaking Test in a self-paced module that allows for choice and control.

In the webinars, participants will engage in meaning making activities that provide ways to nurture students? speaking growth. This eWorkshop is unique in that participants will be asked to speak and share ideas with colleagues within the virtual event. By engaging in the eWorkshop, participants will:

? Apply the underpinnings of the Speaking Assessment to classroom practice
? Connect the Key Language Uses to instructional practices in speaking
? Explore the impact of holding the floor for extended classroom discourse
? Choose Teacher Moves to support student voice
? Develop an ear for language to support precision decisions

This is a self-paced workshop with two live webinars on 11/03/2021 and 11/10/2021.

Participants will be prompted to complete the self-pace Module 1 portion before the first webinar and to complete post-webinar tasks.

The two live webinars are 90 minutes each. Webinars will not be recorded.

Participants should be available for both live webinar dates. Note: Do not register for a training if your schedule does not permit live participation.

Webinar LinkA link to join the webinar will be provided to registered participants 24-48 hours prior to the event date.
Registration Registration Closed
Contact Information Lori Ramella
Office of Supplemental Educational Programs
NJDOE Office of Supplemental Educational Programs
PO Box 500
Trenton, NJ 08625-0500


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