Event: Effective Teaching for Adult Educators (Online Course)

Event Details

Date: Monday, April 15, 2019 -- Sunday, May 12, 2019
Time: 12:00:00 AM -- 11:59:00 PM
Trainer/Facilitator: M. Aaron
Contact Information: Please contact Sudie Whalen at swhalen@air.org or call 916-286-8814 for more information.


Registration: The course is free of charge to Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, Title II: Adult Education and Family Literacy Act (WIOA, Title II: AEFLA) funded programs.

Location:
Online (Moodle Online Learning Management System & Adobe Connect)

Goals:
By the end of the course participants will be able to:
• Explain the background and rationale for Adult Education Teacher Competencies
• Recognize performance indicators in practice
• Create a sample illustration related to a specific program area
• Identify the competencies from domains 1 and 3 in practice
• Relate selected competencies to classroom practice
• Create an initial professional development goal


Description:
This course takes place entirely online and runs for four consecutive weeks, from 4/15/2019 to 5/12/2019. Weekly participation is required, though participants may, during a given week, log in whenever they wish. A kick-off Webinar will take place in the first week; the date and time will be announced and posted.

This course is intended to (1)build teachers’ capacity to identify the skills and knowledge required for excellent teaching as presented in the Adult Education Teacher Competencies, (2) evaluate in which areas participants are strong and in which areas professional development could support improvement, and (3) plan for increasing effectiveness of instruction.

Participants who successfully complete this course will receive a certificate of participation (14 hours); they are also eligible to apply to CSUS for 1.4 Continuing Education Units (CEUs), if they wish.