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SEI 45 Hour Completion Course
Registration is now open for the SEI 45 Hour Completion Course offered through IDEAL. The course will run from June 1, 2015 to August 2, 2015 with a one week break for Independence Day. The Completion course is the second part of the complete SEI endorsement requirement. Successful completion of this course, in addition to a Provisional or Augmented Provisional SEI Endorsement, fulfills the requirements for the SEI Completion Endorsement. The eight week course is $85 and is entirely online.

To register for this online course, please visit https://www.ideal.azed.gov.

Jun 1, 2015 - Aug 2, 2015
https://www.ideal.azed.gov
Event Times: 8:00:00 AM - 4:00:00 PM
 
Webinar: Technology Integration in the SEI Classroom: Digital Collaboration with Digital Tools
How can technology integration foster collaboration, communication, and creativity in the SEI classroom? This webinar will focus on how digital tools can be utilized to support instruction and best practices within the 4-hour SEI Model. In this interactive webinar, participants will investigate and explore how Lino can be used in writing instruction. Lino is a FREE digital tool that is user friendly and can support the beginning steps of the writing process which include generating, organizing, maintaining, and evaluating ideas.

Please be sure to review the Webinar materials in your email after you have registered. Participant is eligible for 1 hour of professional development credit.

To register for Webinar: Technology Integration in the SEI Classroom: Digital Collaboration with Digital Tools on Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 10:00AM - 11:00AM MST, go to:

https://attendee.gototraining.com/r/9011809871968494081

Jun 9, 2015
https://attendee.gototraining.com/r/9011809871968494081
Event Times: 10:00:00 AM - 11:00:00 PM
 
Webinar: Technology Integration in the SEI Classroom: Digital Collaboration with Digital Tools
How can technology integration foster collaboration, communication, and creativity in the SEI classroom? This webinar will focus on how digital tools can be utilized to support instruction and best practices within the 4-hour SEI Model. In this interactive webinar, participants will investigate and explore how Lino can be used in writing instruction. Lino is a FREE digital tool that is user friendly and can support the beginning steps of the writing process which include generating, organizing, maintaining, and evaluating ideas.

Please be sure to review the Webinar materials in your email after you have registered. Participant is eligible for 1 hour of professional development credit.

To register for Webinar: Technology Integration in the SEI Classroom: Digital Collaboration with Digital Tools on Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 3:30PM - 4:30PM MST, go to:

https://attendee.gototraining.com/r/8583468729089292545

Jun 9, 2015
https://attendee.gototraining.com/r/8583468729089292545
Event Times: 3:30:00 PM - 4:30:00 PM
 
Oral Conversation and Vocabulary in the 6-12 SEI Classroom
This session will focus on building teacher knowledge utilizing the ELP Standards to plan explicit instruction within the Oral English Conversation and Vocabulary block. This training will demonstrate the essential components of effective vocabulary routines. Participants will explore the skills necessary for students to develop productive and receptive language through engaging and authentic activities. Additionally, participants will reflect on current practices and identify essential connections to the AZCCRS.

Registration cost is $45 per person. No food or beverages will be provided, so please plan accordingly. There are a variety of eating establishments within walking distance. Cancellation must be received in writing a minimum of one week prior to the event. After that date, you will be responsible for payment in full.

Purchase orders or payments should be sent to:
The Arizona Department of Education
1535 W. Jefferson, Bin #31
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Fax to: 602-542-3050

Please note that we may need to cancel certain trainings due to low registration. In the event of cancellation, we will notify you by email one week prior to the training. We encourage you to register early. Thank you for understanding.

Conference attendees are required to park on the visitor side of the 3300 N. Central garage in spaces marked 'Visitor' and in open non-reserved spaces. Please bring your parking ticket with you to your conference for validation. It will be the responsibility of the attendee to pay the parking fee if their ticket is not validated. Parking is validated only for the 3300 garage.

Onsite registration will open at 8:00 am.

Jun 12, 2015
Arizona Department of Education; 3300 N. Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85012
16th Floor, Room 103
Event Times: 8:00:00 AM - 4:00:00 PM
 
Close Reading in the 3-12 SEI Classroom
This Phase II training will address the Instructional Shifts in ELA that will impact the instruction for English language learners. The workshop will use modeling and various activities to demonstrate a close reading routine teachers can use with students to help them become independent readers and thinkers about text. In addition to the reading routine, participants will learn how to select texts appropriate for close reading and write text dependent questions. Participants will also learn methodologies to support classroom discussion and writing about text. The workshop will focus on the research of Fillmore and Kinsella in addition to The Thinker’s Guide to How to Read a Paragraph - The Art of Close Reading by Paul and Elder and Text Complexity: Raising Rigor in Reading by Fisher, Frey and Lapp.

Registration cost is $50 per person. No food or beverages will be provided, so please plan accordingly. There are a variety of eating establishments within walking distance. Cancellation must be received in writing a minimum of one week prior to the event. After that date, you will be responsible for payment in full.

Purchase orders or payments should be sent to:
The Arizona Department of Education
1535 W. Jefferson St., Bin #31
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Fax to: 602-542-3050

Please note that we may need to cancel certain trainings due to low registration. In the event of cancellation, we will notify you by email one week prior to the training. We encourage you to register early. Thank you for understanding.

Conference attendees are required to park on the visitor side of the 3300 N. Central garage in spaces marked 'Visitor' and in open non-reserved spaces. Please bring your parking ticket with you to your conference for validation. It will be the responsibility of the attendee to pay the parking fee if their ticket is not validated. Parking is validated only for the 3300 garage.

Onsite registration will open at 8:00 am.

Jun 15, 2015
Arizona Department of Education; 3300 N. Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85012
16th Floor, Room 100
Event Times: 8:00:00 AM - 4:00:00 PM
 
Grammar Foundations Series Part I of II
Demonstrating command of the conventions of Standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking are essential components of the ELP Language Standards. This one-day workshop will focus on building teacher knowledge of basic grammar terms, grammatical structures, and grammar instruction. By the end of the course you should be able to:
• use English grammar terms more confidently
• understand the form, meaning and use of a variety of grammar structures
• reflect upon your awareness of language

Participants will receive a copy of Painless Grammar by Rebecca Elliott, Ph.D.

Registration cost is $30 per person. No food or beverages will be provided, so please plan accordingly. There are a variety of eating establishments within walking distance. Cancellation must be received in writing a minimum of one week prior to the event. After that date, you will be responsible for payment in full.

Purchase orders or payments should be sent to:

The Arizona Department of Education
1535 W Jefferson St, Bin #31
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Fax to: 602-542-3050

Please note that we may need to cancel certain trainings due to low registration. In the event of cancellation, we will notify you by email one week prior to the training. We encourage you to register early. Thank you for understanding.

Conference attendees are required to park on the visitor side of the 3300 N. Central garage in spaces marked 'Visitor' and in open non-reserved spaces. Please bring your parking ticket with you to your conference for validation. It will be the responsibility of the attendee to pay the parking fee if their ticket is not validated. Parking is validated only for the 3300 garage.

Onsite registration will open at 8:00 am.

Jun 18, 2015
Arizona Department of Education; 3300 N. Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85012
16th Floor, Room 103
Event Times: 8:00:00 AM - 4:00:00 PM
 
Grammar Foundations Series Part II of II
This workshop is a continuation of the Grammar Foundations series and will build upon a teacher’s grammar knowledge and skills. The training will introduce additional grammar terms, grammatical structures, and grammar instruction beyond what was shared in Grammar Foundations Part I.
Participants will:
• locate grammar skills in the ELP Language Standards
• receive instructional strategies on how to explicitly teach the 8 parts of speech (including sub-category) and sentence construction
• explore more complex skills with nouns, verbs, adjectives, and pronouns
• understand the form, meaning and use of a variety of grammar structures
• reflect upon personal awareness of language
• use English grammar terms more confidently
A grammar text resource will be provided to participants.

Registration cost is $30 per person. No food or beverages will be provided, so please plan accordingly. There are a variety of eating establishments within walking distance. Cancellation must be received in writing a minimum of one week prior to the event. After that date, you will be responsible for payment in full.

Purchase orders or payments should be sent to:

The Arizona Department of Education
1535 W. Jefferson St., Bin #31
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Fax to: 602-542-3050

Please note that we may need to cancel certain trainings due to low registration. In the event of cancellation, we will notify you by email one week prior to the training. We encourage you to register early. Thank you for understanding.

Conference attendees are required to park on the visitor side of the 3300 N. Central garage in spaces marked 'Visitor' and in open non-reserved spaces. Please bring your parking ticket with you to your conference for validation. It will be the responsibility of the attendee to pay the parking fee if their ticket is not validated. Parking is validated only for the 3300 garage.

Onsite registration will open at 8:00 am.

Jun 19, 2015
Arizona Department of Education; 3300 N. Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85012
16th Floor, Room 103
Event Times: 8:00:00 AM - 4:00:00 PM
 
Teaching Reading Effectively - June 22-26, 2015
This training is in collaboration with ADE's K-12 Academic Standards Unit and will address the needs of ELD teachers and support the use of the English Language Proficiency Standards.

This Session is Five Consecutive Days - You Must Attend All 5 Days
June 22 – 26, 2015

Please note: This training is located at
Arizona Department of Education Main Office
1535 West Jefferson Street
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Conference room 312
You must check in at first floor reception


In support of A.R.S. 15-701 – Move On When Reading, A.R.S. 15-704 – AZ READS, and Arizona’s College and Career Readiness ELA standards, the Arizona Department of Education is providing Teaching Reading Effectively. This course is strongly aligned to the AZ College and Career Readiness Standards - ELA: Foundational Skills (K-5), Reading Standards for Literature and Informational Text (K-5) and Language Standards (K- 5).

The content includes current research and evidence based practices that are necessary for the development of the technical skills of reading along with academic vocabulary and deep comprehension. Important components of an effective comprehensive reading program designed to develop proficient readers, competent writers and critical thinkers are included in this material. While the training is designed for K-5 instruction, it provides excellent information for K-3 Teachers and Special Education Teachers K-12 implementing school and district literacy plans.

Participants will be eligible for 32.5 hours of Professional Development credit.

Check-in begins at 8:00 a.m.
Workshop: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Registration Cost is $65 per person.

No food or beverages will be provided, so please plan accordingly.


Please note: All conference attendees are required to park on the roof of parking garage south of the Jefferson building.

Purchase orders or payments should be sent to:

The Arizona Department of Education
1535 W Jefferson St, Bin #31
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Fax to: 602-542-3050

Cancellation must be received in writing a minimum of 10 business days prior to the event. After that date, you will be responsible for payment in full.


Please inform your Business Office of your registration promptly. A confirmation number may be required on the day of the event and should also be included on your purchase order. A registration fee is charged for all registrants, including those who do NOT SHOW and have not canceled in writing within 10 business days prior to event start date. All cancellations and or replacements must be received in writing within 10 business days prior to the first day of the workshop for a refund. *Exceptions may be made for emergency situations only up to the first day of event start date.

*At the discretion of Arizona Department of Education staff, 'emergency situations' are defined as: Illness, accident, etc.

Jun 22, 2015 - Jun 26, 2015
Arizona Department of Education
1535 West Jefferson
Phoenix, Arizona 85007
Third Floor Conference Room 312
Event Times: 8:00:00 AM - 4:00:00 PM
 
Taking Grammar to Writing: Write Now! for Grades 3-12
This one-day foundations workshop is designed for 3-12 SEI classroom teachers, ELL coaches, and administrators and will promote basic writing instruction anchored in the English Language Proficiency Standards. Building upon explicit grammar instruction provided in the Grammar Block, this training will focus on the skills necessary to move students from writing individual words to crafting a cohesive paragraph in the Writing Block.

Registration cost is $20 per person. No food or beverages will be provided, so please plan accordingly. There are a variety of eating establishments within walking distance. Cancellation must be received in writing a minimum of one week prior to the event. After that date, you will be responsible for payment in full.

Purchase orders or payments should be sent to:
The Arizona Department of Education
1535 W. Jefferson, Bin #31
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Fax to: 602-542-3050

Please note that we may need to cancel certain trainings due to low registration. In the event of cancellation, we will notify you by email one week prior to the training. We encourage you to register early. Thank you for understanding.

Conference attendees are required to park on the visitor side of the 3300 N. Central garage in spaces marked 'Visitor'' and in open non-reserved spaces. Please bring your parking ticket with you to your conference for validation. It will be the responsibility of the attendee to pay the parking fee if their ticket is not validated. Parking is validated only for the 3300 garage.

Onsite registration will open at 8:00 am


Jun 25, 2015
Arizona Department of Education; 3300 N. Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85012
16th Floor, Room 104
Event Times: 8:00:00 AM - 4:00:00 PM
 
Using Grammar Rules as Writing Tools for Grades 3-5
This workshop will provide 3rd - 5th grade SEI teachers with strategies to teach grammar rules as a useful writing tool. Participants will explore grammar instruction that aligns with the English Language Proficiency Standards, promotes metacognition, and is supported by the use of mentor texts. Participants will be provided with a resource entitled The Common Core Grammar Toolkit by Sean Ruday.

Registration cost is $55 per person. No food or beverages will be provided, so please plan accordingly. There are a variety of eating establishments within walking distance. Cancellation must be received in writing a minimum of one week prior to the event. After that date, you will be responsible for payment in full.

Purchase orders or payments should be sent to:
The Arizona Department of Education
1535 W. Jefferson Bin #31
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Fax to: 602-542-3050

Please note that we may need to cancel certain trainings due to low registration. In the event of cancellation, we will notify you by email one week prior to the training. We encourage you to register early. Thank you for understanding.

Conference attendees are required to park on the visitor side of the 3300 N. Central Avenue garage in spaces marked 'Visitor' and in open non-reserved spaces. Please bring your parking ticket with you to your conference for validation. It will be the responsibility of the attendee to pay the parking fee if their ticket is not validated. Parking is validated only for the 3300 garage.

Onsite registration will open at 8:00 am.

Jun 26, 2015
Arizona Department of Education; 3300 N. Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85012
16th Floor, Room 104
Event Times: 8:00:00 AM - 4:00:00 PM
 
Verb Tense Study
This workshop will focus on Verb Tense Study as a methodology that provides K-12 SEI Teachers with a way to explicitly teach verb tenses, identified in the English Language Proficiency Standards, during the SEI Models Grammar block. Verb tenses are critical for English language learners and their acquisition of the English language and ultimately reading comprehension and academic writing. Whether you are familiar with the Verb Tense Study or a newcomer, participants will receive explicit instruction and practice in order to immediately begin this methodology upon returning to the classroom. Additionally, trainers will demonstrate how math, science, or social studies content can be used in instruction of this very powerful methodology. Participants will be provided with a grammar resource entitled: The Painless, Plan-less Grammar Guide by Janelle Cameron and Kevin Clark.

Registration cost will be $60 per person. No food or beverages will be provided, so please plan accordingly. There are a variety of eating establishments within walking distance. Cancellation must be received in writing a minimum of one week prior to the event. After that date, you will be responsible for payment in full.

Purchase orders or payments should be sent to:
The Arizona Department of Education
1535 W. Jefferson, Bin #31
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Fax to: 602-542-3050

Please note that we may need to cancel certain trainings due to low registration. In the event of cancellation, we will notify you by email one week prior to the training. We encourage you to register early. Thank you for understanding.

Conference attendees are required to park on the visitor side of the 3300 N. Central garage in spaces marked 'Visitor' and in open non-reserved spaces. Please bring your parking ticket with you to your conference for validation. It will be the responsibility of the attendee to pay the parking fee if their ticket is not validated. Parking is validated only for the 3300 garage.

Onsite registration will open at 8:00 am.

Jun 29, 2015
The Arizona Department of Education; 3300 N. Central; Phoenix, AZ 85012;
16th floor, Room 103
Event Times: 8:00:00 AM - 4:00:00 PM
 
Methodologies
This workshop will focus explicitly on five high-powered methodologies that provide strategies to promote language development skills during the four hour SEI Model. Additional methodologies will be introduced to further support teachers in facilitating language growth and development. The high-powered methodologies were originally designed to support the elements of phonology, morphology, syntax, lexicon, and semantics as the foundational skills for proficiency in reading, writing, speaking and listening. This Methodologies training builds upon this purpose by making clear connections between the high-powered methodologies and English Language Proficiency Standards (ELPS) as well as demonstrating how math, science, or social studies content can be used to increase the purposefulness and effectiveness of the high-powered methodologies within ELD instruction.

Registration cost is $20 per person. No food or beverages will be provided, so please plan accordingly. There are a variety of eating establishments within walking distance. Cancellation must be received in writing a minimum of one week prior to the event. After that date, you will be responsible for payment in full.

Purchase orders or payments should be sent to:
The Arizona Department of Education
1535 W. Jefferson Bin #31
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Fax to: 602-542-3050

Please note that we may need to cancel certain trainings due to low registration. In the event of cancellation, we will notify you by email one week prior to the training. We encourage you to register early. Thank you for understanding.

Conference attendees are required to park on the visitor side of the 3300 N. Central Avenue garage in spaces marked 'Visitor' and in open non-reserved spaces. Please bring your parking ticket with you to your conference for validation. It will be the responsibility of the attendee to pay the parking fee if their ticket is not validated.Parking is validated only for the 3300 garage.

Onsite registration will open at 8:00 am.

Jul 7, 2015
Arizona Department of Education; 3300 N. Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85012
16th Floor, Room 100/101
Event Times: 8:00:00 AM - 4:00:00 PM
 
Writing to Learn for ELL Students Grades 3-5
This one-day Phase II workshop is designed for SEI classroom teachers for grades 3-5, ELL coaches, and administrators. This session will discuss research-based practices to reduce the constraints which challenge ELL students as writers. Writing to Learn deepens the connection between reading and writing skills. Writing to Learn explores the relationship between AZCCRS and ELPS by focusing on the use of evidence to form opinions. Participants will receive resources that support classroom implementation of the strategies provided.

Registration cost is $45 per person. No food or beverages will be provided, so please plan accordingly. There are a variety of eating establishments within walking distance. Cancellation must be received in writing a minimum of one week prior to the event. After that date, you will be responsible for payment in full.

Purchase orders or payments should be sent to:
The Arizona Department of Education
1535 W. Jefferson Bin #31
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Fax to: 602-542-3050

Please note that we may need to cancel certain trainings due to low registration. In the event of cancellation, we will notify you by email one week prior to the training. We encourage you to register early. Thank you for understanding.

Conference attendees are required to park on the visitor side of the 3300 N. Central Avenue garage in spaces marked 'Visitor' and in open non-reserved spaces. Please bring your parking ticket with you to your conference for validation. It will be the responsibility of the attendee to pay the parking fee if their ticket is not validated. Parking is validated only for the 3300 garage.

Onsite registration will open at 8:00 am.

Jul 10, 2015
Arizona Department of Education; 3300 N. Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85012
16th Floor, Room 101
Event Times: 8:00:00 AM - 4:00:00 PM
 
Differentiating for ELLs Using an Individual Language Learner Plan (ILLP)
This workshop will focus on the ILLP as a plan to ensure teachers effectively differentiate for ELL students K-12. Information presented will include:
*Effective differentiation/instructional strategies for ELL students on ILLPs in mainstream classrooms
*Suitable accommodations for ELLs in mainstream classrooms
*Thoughtful selection of the performance indicators (skills) from the English Language Proficiency Standards to scaffold instruction
*Scheduling considerations when implementing ILLPs (secondary)

Registration cost is $20 per person. No food or beverages will be provided, so please plan accordingly. There are a variety of eating establishments within walking distance. Cancellation must be received in writing a minimum of one week prior to the event. After that date, you will be responsible for payment in full.

Purchase orders or payments should be sent to:

The Arizona Department of Education
1535 W. Jefferson St., Bin #31
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Fax to: 602-542-3050

Please note that we may need to cancel certain trainings due to low registration. In the event of cancellation, we will notify you by email one week prior to the training. We encourage you to register early. Thank you for understanding.

Conference attendees are required to park on the visitor side of the 3300 N. Central garage in spaces marked 'Visitor' and in open non-reserved spaces. Please bring your parking ticket with you to your conference for validation. It will be the responsibility of the attendee to pay the parking fee if their ticket is not validated. Parking is validated only for the 3300 garage.

Onsite registration will open at 8:00 am.

Jul 14, 2015
Arizona Department of Education; 3300 N. Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85012
16th Floor, Room 100/101
Event Times: 8:00:00 AM - 4:00:00 PM
 
ELL Coordinator Boot Camp
This training is designed for new ELL Coordinators and Administrators who implement ELL programs and will provide attendees with the information necessary to build a compliant and effective ELL program. This training will be basic and foundational; therefore, it is required that attendees have no more than two years experience working in this area.

Information regarding the following components / topics will be discussed:

• Structured English Immersion (SEI) Models
• English Language Proficiency Standards
• Classroom Structures (SEI vs. ILLP)
• ELL Forms and Documentation
• Title III
• Continuous Improvement Plans
• SEI Budget Process
• Arizona English Language Learner Assessment (AZELLA)
• SAIS Data / ELL Reports
• Dual-Labeled English Language Learners
• Professional Development Offerings
• OELAS Website Review

This training will be strictly limited to ELL Coordinators with less than two years of experience in the position.

Please note: This training will be repeated in September.

Breakfast, snacks, and lunch will be included with the registration fee of $75.00. Registration will open at 8:00 AM. The meeting will start at 8:30 AM. The meeting will be held at the Black Canyon Conference Center in Phoenix, Arizona.

Purchase orders or payments should be sent to:
The Arizona Department of Education
Bin 31
1535 W. Jefferson
Phoenix, AZ 85007

Fax: 602-542-3050

Jul 15, 2015
Black Canyon Conference Center
9440 N. 25th Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85021
Event Times: 8:00:00 AM - 4:00:00 PM
 
Differentiating for ELLs Using an Individual Language Learner Plan (ILLP)
This workshop will focus on the ILLP as a plan to ensure teachers effectively differentiate for ELL students K-12. Information presented will include:
*Effective differentiation/instructional strategies for ELL students on ILLPs in mainstream classrooms
*Suitable accommodations for ELLs in mainstream classrooms
*Thoughtful selection of the performance indicators (skills) from the English Language Proficiency Standards to scaffold instruction
*Scheduling considerations when implementing ILLPs (secondary)

Registration cost is $20 per person. No food or beverages will be provided, so please plan accordingly. There are a variety of eating establishments within walking distance. Cancellation must be received in writing a minimum of one week prior to the event. After that date, you will be responsible for payment in full.

Purchase orders or payments should be sent to:

The Arizona Department of Education
1535 W. Jefferson St., Bin #31
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Fax to: 602-542-3050

Please note that we may need to cancel certain trainings due to low registration. In the event of cancellation, we will notify you by email one week prior to the training. We encourage you to register early. Thank you for understanding.

Conference attendees are required to park on the visitor side of the 3300 N. Central garage in spaces marked 'Visitor' and in open non-reserved spaces. Please bring your parking ticket with you to your conference for validation. It will be the responsibility of the attendee to pay the parking fee if their ticket is not validated. Parking is validated only for the 3300 garage.

Onsite registration will open at 8:00 am.

Jul 17, 2015
Arizona Department of Education; 3300 N. Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85012
16th Floor, Room 101
Event Times: 8:00:00 AM - 4:00:00 PM
 
Writing About Texts for ELL Students Grades K-2
This one-day Phase II workshop is designed for K-2 SEI classroom teachers, ELL coaches, and administrators. This session will explore research-based practices to reduce the constraints which challenge ELL students as writers. Writing About Texts focuses on enhancing the writing of English language learners with effective instructional practices while maintaining the relationship between AZCCRS and ELPS. Writing About Texts explores the connection between reading and writing skills. Participants will receive resources that support classroom implementation of the strategies provided.

Registration cost is $45 per person. No food or beverages will be provided, so please plan accordingly. There are a variety of eating establishments within walking distance. Cancellation must be received in writing a minimum of one week prior to the event. After that date, you will be responsible for payment in full.

Purchase orders or payments should be sent to:
The Arizona Department of Education
1535 W. Jefferson Bin #31
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Fax to: 602-542-3050

Please note that we may need to cancel certain trainings due to low registration. In the event of cancellation, we will notify you by email one week prior to the training. We encourage you to register early. Thank you for understanding.

Conference attendees are required to park on the visitor side of the 3300 N. Central Avenue garage in spaces marked 'Visitor' and in open non-reserved spaces. Please bring your parking ticket with you to your conference for validation. It will be the responsibility of the attendee to pay the parking fee if their ticket is not validated. Parking is validated only for the 3300 garage.

Onsite registration will open at 8:00 am.

Jul 20, 2015
Arizona Department of Education; 3300 N. Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85012
16th Floor, Room 100/101
Event Times: 8:00:00 AM - 4:00:00 PM
 
Multisensory Grammar
This session will provide Mainstream K-3 teachers, ELL teachers, special education teachers, interventionists, reading teachers and coaches the basic knowledge of the parts of speech (grammar) and the essential structure of a sentence (syntax). Color coding is used to introduce and reinforce the parts of speech. Hands-on activities further students' understanding and sentence pattern cards help with sentence composition, length, and complexity.

Participants will:
• Understand the importance of teaching grammar components through multisensory strategies
• Learn how to teach the eight parts of speech
• Learn sequential steps for teaching sentence construction

Registration cost is $60 per person. No food or beverages will be provided, so please plan accordingly. There are a variety of eating establishments within walking distance. Cancellation must be received in writing a minimum of one week prior to the event. After that date, you will be responsible for payment in full.

Purchase orders or payments should be sent to:

The Arizona Department of Education
1535 W Jefferson St, Bin #31
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Fax to: 602-542-3050

Please note that we may need to cancel certain trainings due to low registration. In the event of cancellation, we will notify you by email one week prior to the training. We encourage you to register early. Thank you for understanding.

Conference attendees are required to park on the visitor side of the 3300 N. Central garage in spaces marked 'Visitor', and in open non-reserved spaces. Please bring your parking ticket with you to your conference for validation. It will be the responsibility of the attendee to pay the parking fee if their ticket is not validated. Parking is validated only for the 3300 garage.

Onsite registration will open at 8:00 am.

Jul 22, 2015
Arizona Department of Education; 3300 N. Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85012
16th Floor, Room 104
Event Times: 8:00:00 AM - 4:00:00 PM
 
Looking Closely at Narrative Text for ELL Students Grades 3-8
This workshop will support 3rd - 8th grade SEI teachers in preparing instruction that provides strategies for students to better analyze, respond to, and create narrative text. Participants will use the English Language Proficiency Standards as a guide to explore the features, structures, context, and language of narratives. Participants will be provided with a resource entitled Notice and Note by Kylene Beers and Bob Probst.

Registration cost is $55 per person. No food or beverages will be provided, so please plan accordingly. There are a variety of eating establishments within walking distance. Cancellation must be received in writing a minimum of one week prior to the event. After that date, you will be responsible for payment in full.

Purchase orders or payments should be sent to:
The Arizona Department of Education
1535 W. Jefferson Bin #31
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Fax to: 602-542-3050

Please note that we may need to cancel certain trainings due to low registration. In the event of cancellation, we will notify you by email one week prior to the training. We encourage you to register early. Thank you for understanding.

Conference attendees are required to park on the visitor side of the 3300 N. Central Avenue garage in spaces marked 'Visitor' and in open non-reserved spaces. Please bring your parking ticket with you to your conference for validation. It will be the responsibility of the attendee to pay the parking fee if their ticket is not validated. Parking is validated only for the 3300 garage.

Onsite registration will open at 8:00 am.

Jul 24, 2015
Arizona Department of Education; 3300 N. Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85012
16th Floor, Room 104
Event Times: 8:00:00 AM - 4:00:00 PM
 
Writing Foundations for SEI K-2 Teachers
This workshop will focus on evidence-based practices for foundational writing instruction (penmanship, spelling, punctuation, grammar application, and sentence construction) during the writing time allocation in K-2 Structured English Immersion classrooms. Connections will be made to the English Language Proficiency Standards and ELL research by Robin Scarcella, Carol Booth Olson, and Tina Matuchniak. This training is modeled after K-2 ELA training and includes the research noted in the text Best Practices in Writing Instruction edited by Steve Graham, Charles A. MacArthur, and Jill Fitzgerald. Participants will receive a copy of the text to build knowledge of research, assessment, and instructional strategies for classroom implementation as well as identifying appropriate technology for early learners.

Registration cost is $55 per person. No food or beverages will be provided, so please plan accordingly. There are a variety of eating establishments within walking distance. Cancellation must be received in writing a minimum of one week prior to the event. After that date, you will be responsible for payment in full.

Purchase orders or payments should be sent to:
The Arizona Department of Education
1535 W. Jefferson St., Bin #31
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Fax to: 602-542-3050

Please note that we may need to cancel certain trainings due to low registration. In the event of cancellation, we will notify you by email one week prior to the training. We encourage you to register early. Thank you for understanding.

Conference attendees are required to park on the visitor side of the 3300 N. Central garage in spaces marked 'Visitor' and in open non-reserved spaces. Please bring your parking ticket with you to your conference for validation. It will be the responsibility of the attendee to pay the parking fee if their ticket is not validated. Parking is validated only for the 3300 garage.

Onsite registration will open at 8:00 am.

Jul 28, 2015
Arizona Department of Education; 3300 N. Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85012
16th Floor, Room 104
Event Times: 8:00:00 AM - 4:00:00 PM
 
Close Reading in the K-2 SEI Classroom
This Phase II training will address the Instructional Shifts in ELA that will impact the instruction for English language learners. The workshop will model and use various activities to demonstrate a close reading as an instructional support and practice routines that teachers can use with all proficiency levels. Participants will gain understanding of text complexity and text selection appropriate for close reading and writing and how to recognize text dependent questions. The workshop will focus on the research of Fisher, Frey, Fillmore, and Kinsella. Participants will receive an informational text for use in classroom instruction.

Registration cost is $60 per person. No food or beverages will be provided, so please plan accordingly. There are a variety of eating establishments within walking distance. Cancellation must be received in writing a minimum of one week prior to the event. After that date, you will be responsible for payment in full.

Purchase orders or payments should be sent to:

The Arizona Department of Education
1535 W. Jefferson St., Bin #31
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Fax to: 602-542-3050

Please note that we may need to cancel certain trainings due to low registration. In the event of cancellation, we will notify you by email one week prior to the training. We encourage you to register early. Thank you for understanding.

Conference attendees are required to park on the visitor side of the 3300 N. Central garage in spaces marked 'Visitor' and in open non-reserved spaces. Please bring your parking ticket with you to your conference for validation. It will be the responsibility of the attendee to pay the parking fee if their ticket is not validated. Parking is validated only for the 3300 garage.

Onsite registration will open at 8:00 am.

Jul 30, 2015
Arizona Department of Education; 3300 N. Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85012
16th Floor, Room 104
Event Times: 8:00:00 AM - 4:00:00 PM
 
Listening and Speaking in the K-5 SEI Classroom
This session will focus on building teacher knowledge and skills for explicit instruction required for ELLs to develop productive and receptive language to be successful in the classroom. Teachers will understand the need for planning and strategic grouping for authentic engagement in structured conversations while using the English Language Proficiency Standards in the domain of listening and speaking to guide instruction. The training will demonstrate best practices for instruction from articulation to oral presentations while also considering the use of formative assessments. Participants will make connections to AZCCRS while building a foundation for ELLs.

Registration cost is $45 per person. No food or beverages will be provided, so please plan accordingly. There are a variety of eating establishments within walking distance. Cancellation must be received in writing a minimum of one week prior to the event. After that date, you will be responsible for payment in full.

Purchase orders or payments should be sent to:

The Arizona Department of Education
1535 W. Jefferson St., Bin #31
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Fax to: 602-542-3050

Please note that we may need to cancel certain trainings due to low registration. In the event of a cancellation, we will notify you by email one week prior to the training. We encourage you to register early. Thank you for understanding.

Conference attendees are required to park on the visitor side of the 3300 N. Central garage in spaces marked 'Visitor' and in open non-reserved spaces. Please bring your parking ticket with you to your conference for validation. It will be the responsibility of the attendee to pay the parking fee if their ticket is not validated. Parking is validated only for the 3300 garage.

Onsite registration will open at 8:00 am.

Aug 25, 2015
Arizona Department of Education; 3300 N. Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85012
16th Floor, Room 100
Event Times: 8:00:00 AM - 4:00:00 PM
 
Vocabulary in the K-5 SEI Classroom
This foundations workshop will focus on building teacher knowledge and skills for explicit vocabulary instruction for ELLs while also developing a personal awareness to academic register. Participants will understand the components of a vocabulary plan/routine and the connection to reading. Children at this age readily learn words from books read to them and books they read, as well as from the rich conversations about these texts. A critical component of vocabulary development is building rich and flexible word knowledge. This training will demonstrate best practices for instruction using ELP Standards from identifying meaning and usage of high frequency words to grade specific academic vocabulary. Participants will receive a vocabulary resource entitled: Teaching Vocabulary to English Language Learners by Michael F. Graves, Diane August, and Jeannete Mancilla-Martinez.

Registration cost is $45 per person. No food or beverages will be provided, so please plan accordingly. Cancellation must be received in writing a minimum of one week prior to the event. After that date, you will be responsible for payment in full.

Purchase orders or payments should be sent to:
The Arizona Department of Education
1535 W. Jefferson St., Bin #31
Phoenix, AZ 85012
Fax to: 602-542-3050

Please note that we may need to cancel certain trainings due to low registration. In the event of a cancellation, we will notify you by email one week prior to the training. We encourage you to register early. Thank you for understanding.

Conference attendees are required to park on the visitor side of the 3300 N. Central Avenue garage in spaces marked 'Visitor' and in open non-reserved spaces. Please bring your parking ticket with you to your conference for validation. It will be the responsibility of the attendee to pay the parking fee if their ticket is not validated. Parking is validated only for the 3300 garage.

Onsite registration will open at 8:00 am.

Aug 26, 2015
Arizona Department of Education; 3300 N. Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85012
16th Floor, Room 100
Event Times: 8:00:00 AM - 4:00:00 PM
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