Event: Communities of Practice: Effective Teaching, Session 2 (Visalia and Online)

Event Details

Date: Monday, March 20, 2017 -- Monday, March 20, 2017
Time: 12:30:00 PM -- 3:30:00 PM
Trainer/Facilitator: K. Ruiz
Contact Information: CALPRO 2151 River Plaza Drive, Suite 320 Sacramento, CA 95833 Fax: 916-286-8840 E-mail: calpro@air.org
Registration: Registration is free. Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) funded programs are eligible to attend.
Application deadline is Monday January 30, 2017. Download Application Form [PDF]

Fax/email your completed application to:
CALPRO
Fax: 916-286-8840
E-mail: calpro@air.org


Location:
Visalia Adult School,
3110 E Houston Avenue,
Visalia, CA 93292

Goals:
The goal of this module is to build teachersí capacity to identify the skills and knowledge
required for excellent teaching, evaluate in which areas they are strong and in which
areas professional development could support improvement, and plan for increasing
effectiveness of instruction.



Description:
The California Department of Education (CDE) and the California Adult Literacy Professional Development
Project (CALPRO) are pleased to offer a Community of Practice training on Effective Teaching in Adult
Education. This module will introduce participants to the new Adult Education Teacher Competencies.
Participants will become familiar with the four domains and seventeen competencies included, and apply
the competencies to their own teaching in a variety of ways.
Who is the intended audience?
The module is designed for all adult education instructors with at least one year of teaching experience,
including ESL, ABE, HSE and CTE instructors. Teachers are encouraged to apply in pairs from the same site
or program in order to have a local colleague with whom to discuss the content and compare notes on
application.