Professional Development

2015-2016 Bilingual/ESL Professional Development Calendar
Note: Registration links will be added as they become available

  • October 5, 2015 (1/2 day session – a.m. and p.m.)
    "New Bilingual/ESL Supervisors" (a.m. session) – NJDOE staff - Register
    "New Bilingual/ESL Supervisors" (p.m. session) – NJDOE staff - Register
  • October 6, 2015 (1/2 day session – a.m. and p.m.)
    "Experienced Bilingual/ESL Supervisors" (a.m. session) – NJDOE staff - Register
    "Experienced Bilingual/ESL Supervisors" (p.m. session) – NJDOE staff - Register
  • October 22, 2015 (1 hour webinar – a.m. and p.m.)
    "Introduction to ACCESS 2.0" (a.m. session) – NJDOE staff - Register
    "Introduction to ACCESS 2.0 (p.m. session) – NJDOE staff  - Register
  • October 26, 2015 (1 day session – north)
    Click here to register
    Regional Educational Laboratory (REL)
    "Effective Literacy Practices for English Language Learners" – REL staff
  • October 28, 2015 (1 day session – central/south)
    Click here to register
    Regional Educational Laboratory (REL)
    "Effective Literacy Practices for English Language Learners" – REL staff  
  • November 24, 2015  (1 hour webinar for ACCESS 2.0 test coordinators, 1 hour webinar for ACCESS 2.0  test administrators)
    "ACCESS 2.0 Test Coordinator Q&A" – WIDA staff
    "ACCESS 2.0 Test Administrator Q&A" – WIDA staff
  • December 7, 2015 (1 day session)
    "ELL Superintendent Workshop" – Rebecca Freeman-Field (author and consultant)
  • December 8 and 9, 2015 (2 day session)
    "Focus on Schools & Districts" (invite only) – WIDA staff
  • January 6 and 7, 2016 (2 day session)
    "Lesson Planning" (invite only) – WIDA staff
  • February 2, 2016 (1 day session)
    "Learning in Action Extension" (invite only) – WIDA staff
  • February 16 and 17, 2016 (2 day session)
    "Differentiation" (invite only) – WIDA staff
  • March 8, 2016
            "Learning in Action Extension" (invite only) – WIDA staff
  • April 6 and 7, 2016 (2 day session)
            "Formative Language Assessment" (invite only) – WIDA staff
  • April 15, 2016 (1 day session)
    "Newcomer English Language Learners Summit" – NJDOE and school district staff
  • April 21, 2016 (1 day session)
    "Institutions of Higher Education Summit" – NJDOE staff
  • May 5 and 6, 2016
    "Customized Capacity Building Extension Webinars" (invite only) – WIDA staff
  • July 12-14, 2016  (3 day session)
    **Application Required**  "Sheltered Instruction Training of Trainers" – Kenneth Bond and Patricia Herbert