I Hear You! Effective Listening Instruction for English Language Learners
Date: Wednesday, May 12, 2021
Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. CDT (Not sure what time this is in your time zone? Click here to convert it!)
Cost: There is no fee for this training, but your tax-deductible donation will support our tutor training program and literacy learners across Minnesota!
Presenter: Andrea Echelberger (she/her), ESL Training Coordinator, Literacy Minnesota. About Andrea.
Description: Come learn how explicit listening instruction builds a foundation for literacy skills and fosters independence for language learners. This workshop will identify authentic learning tasks that English learners encounter daily, try out a variety of listening activities across multiple levels, and discuss which explicit listening strategies are used for each one. Participants will leave with ideas for listening tasks that can be used in remote or in-person instruction.
Please note that you may be asked to participate in discussion groups during the webinar. Please plan to join us from a quiet setting where you can see the PowerPoint slides and use your audio.
CEUs will be emailed to participants after the webinar, typically within 1-2 business days. Please note that if you miss more than 15 minutes of the session, we are unable to issue you CEUs.
Webinars are not recorded, but please check our training calendar for additional sessions.
This workshop meets the Literacy Minnesota Foundations of Remote Instruction Certificate Program requirements. Learn more about the certificate program.
Questions? Contact Kelly at email@example.com or 651-251-9074.
Literacy Minnesota is committed to providing access for people with disabilities at our trainings and events. To request accommodations, please contact Kelly at firstname.lastname@example.org or 651-251-9074 at least two weeks in advance.
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