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Date: Friday, February 28 and/or Saturday, February 29, 2020

Time: 8:30 am – 3:00 pm

Location: ECALA Learning Space| #103 4207 98 Street NW|Greystone Building IV|Edmonton, AB

Cost: $ 20/ day (lunch and refreshments included)

The English Language Learning (ELL) Community of Practice provides an opportunity for ECALA funded ELL practitioners to connect with others delivering ELL learning activities. Participants will attend workshops, share resources and experiences, build stronger network connections and take away strategies that they can incorporate into their practice.

Agenda for the February 28:

8:30 – 8:45  Registration and Networking

8:50 – 9:00    Welcome and Housekeeping

9:00 – 10:30   LARRC Assessment – LARCC staff

  • LARCC  staff will share information about the assessment processes and other services they provide.

10:30 – 10:45  Break

10:45 – 12:15   Working with Low Literacy, Low Language learners – Dorte Weber, Rural Routes

  • Learn strategies for working with pre-benchmark learners.

12:15 – 1:00     Lunch and sharing resources

1:00 – 2:30      What are the Essential Skills and how can I use them in my class – Leanne Rempel

2:30 – 3:00 Evaluation and Wrap-up

Agenda for February 29, 2020

8:30 – 8:45  Registration and Networking

8:50 – 9:00    Welcome and Housekeeping

9:00 – 10:30   Working with Low Literacy, Low Vocabulary Learners – Dorte Weber, Rural Routes

10:30 – 10:45  Break

10:45 – 12:15   Using Music as a Comprehensive Tool – Hannan Akindele, EMCN

12:15 – 1:00     Lunch and sharing resources

1:00 – 2:30      Art in the Classroom – Marie Fontaine

2:30 – 3:00 Evaluation and Wrap-up

Please note: By filling in the form below, you can register for either February 28th, February 29 or both days. Bring your favourite resource to share with other practitioners during breaks.

Before registering, please read our PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT GUIDELINES.

February 28/29 ELL Community of Practice

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