Leading Dual Language Programs for Student Success

February 6-10 and 16, 2023 Learn how to enhance or develop your dual language program based on the 7 research-based strands of effective dual language education in the Guiding Principles. Sign up with your leadership team and work collaboratively to make your dual language program the best it can be! This 15-hour, synchronous institute, guided ... Read more

CAL SIOP Training of Trainers Institute: Foundations

March 2nd, 9th, 16th, and 23rd, 2023 | Enhance your Sheltered Instruction Observation Protocol (SIOP) Model knowledge to support delivery of effective professional development workshops at your school or district. Please join us for this engaging online version of our CAL SIOP TOT. This comprehensive and interactive institute is designed to help participants develop and ... Read more

Language and Literacy Instruction for Spanish/English Emergent Bilingual Learners

April 3-7 and 11, 2023 Language and Literacy Instruction for Spanish/English Emergent Bilingual Learners: Linguistic differences between Spanish and English and their Impact on Language and Literacy Instruction   Institute Overview Participants will learn research-based strategies for effective literacy instruction in programs where content is delivered in Spanish and English, such as dual language bilingual ... Read more

Newcomers in Your School: Cultural Connections and Instructional Strategies

April 25 and 27, 2023 Learn effective strategies and activities to increase your newcomer students’ inclusion and learning in the classroom Please join CAL for this engaging and interactive two-day virtual institute providing practical resources for building a welcoming environment, both socially and instructionally, for all students. Given the increasing tide of newcomer youth entering ... Read more

CAL SIOP Training of Trainers Institute: Advanced Coaching Strategies

May 4th, 11th , 18th, and 25th, 2023 Learn effective strategies for providing job-embedded support for teachers implementing the Sheltered Instruction Observation Protocol (SIOP) Model in your schools.  Please join us for this engaging 2023 online version of our CAL SIOP TOT.  This comprehensive and interactive institute is designed to help participants develop and deliver ... Read more

Spanish Language and Literacy Institute (en Español)

June 26-27, and 29, 2023 Taller de lengua y lectoescritura en español Cómo fomentar el desarrollo de la lectoescritura en español: Diferencias lingüísticas entre el español y el inglés y su impacto en la enseñanza del español Institute Overview Participants will learn research-based strategies for effective literacy instruction in programs where content is delivered in ... Read more