Curriculum design and assessment, free!
October 12,5-6:30 pm pacific time
Develop strategies to make lesson planning and curriculum design easier. This webinar will focus on how to assess student needs and how to create lessons that meet them. It is appropriate for tutors and classroom teachers.
Creativity in the classroom
October 19, 5-6:30 pm pacific time
How do creative projects facilitate language learning? The session addresses this question and offers guidance on how to integrate art, music, performance, and creative writing into ESL lessons.
October 26, 5-6:30 pm pacific time
In this webinar, we will identify core communication skills for English students and list teaching strategies that will help students develop their skills .
$25 for an individual webinar or $40 for both. Curriculum design is free! If you can't attend live, you will be able to access the replay page for a week. Sign up through the contact me page.
Learning Cohort, 2014-15
The fall cohort is an online learning community for Esl teachers. It is designed for classroom teachers and tutors who want to enhance their skills over the 2014-15 school year. When you join the cohort, you receive:
--weekly lesson plans focused on integrating creative instruction into lessons. Plans come with a multi-level and tutoring adaptations.
--complete access to all Webinars, for free
--access to 4 group calls where you can share tips, ask questions, and develop your craft with other teachers
--access to 15 interviews with expert Teachers on how they manage their classes, provide relevant instruction, build a profitable career, and more.
The cohort runs from October 1st to June 7th. Registration closes December 1st. $200 for a year course.
Just want the lesson plans? Sign up for the quick looks pass for $18 by October 31st.
Okay, teachers. Here is a question for you. What are the most useful websites for you as an ESL teacher? Do you have any groups, blogs, or list serves that are particularly helpful?
Please help us build a comprehensive list by commenting below. Tell us the name and advantages of the website and let us know how you use it.
Where do you go when you need English help? Do you have a favorite blog, vlog, or website? Help other students find the best online resources by posting in the comment section below. Tell us the name of the site, what you use it for, and why it is a good resource.
East Bay ESL is an English language school for adult students in the San Francisco East Bay.