Institutes

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CAL is continuing to expand its successful series of professional development institutes focusing on key issues for educators of English learners. CAL institutes provide research-based strategies and practical, student hands-on tools to help teachers develop effective classroom activities to build language skills and meet the demands of rigorous grade level standards.

Learn more about each institute and register.

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CAL Institutes 2020 Calendar

March 9-12, 2020  CAL SIOP Training of Trainers: Advanced Coaching Strategies
March 9-12, 2020 CAL SIOP Training of Trainers: Foundations
April 6-8, 2020 English Learners and Effective Multi-Tiered Systems of Support (MTSS) Strategies
April 8-9, 2020 Assessment and Evaluation for Language Learners: Principles and Classroom Practices
April 8-9, 2020 Research-Based Vocabulary Instruction for English Learners
April 21-23, 2020 Teaching Reading to Students Learning English: Direct Strategies
April 21-24, 2020 CAL SIOP for Dual Language Programs: Developing Academic Language and Content in Two Languages
April 22-23, 2020 Promoting Cultural Proficiency to Boost Outcomes for All Students
July 13-16, 2020 CAL SIOP Training of Trainers Institute: Foundations
July 13-16, 2020 CAL SIOP Training of Trainers Institute: Advanced Coaching Strategies
July 20-21, 2020 Spanish Literacy: Fostering Spanish Language and Literacy Development
July 20-22, 2020 Teaching Reading to Students Learning English: Direct Strategies
July 22-24, 2020 Leading Dual Language Programs for Student Success
July 28-29, 2020 Newcomers in Your School: Cultural Connections and Instructional Strategies
July 28-29, 2020 Assessment and Evaluation for Language Learners: Principles and Classroom Practices
November 16-19,2020 CAL SIOP Training of Trainers: Foundations
November 16-19, 2020 CAL SIOP Training of Trainers: Advanced Coaching Strategies
December 1-3, 2020 English Learners and Effective Multi-Tiered Systems of Support (MTSS) Strategies
December 2-3, 2020 Newcomers in Your School: Cultural Connections and Instructional Strategies
December 8-9, 2020 Developing Academic Literacy and Language in the Content Areas
December 8-10, 2020 Leading Dual Language Programs for Student Success
December 8-10, 2020 Teaching Reading to Students Learning English: Training of Trainers