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Saturday, November 6
 

10:00am MDT

Getting Started with iPad as a Tool to Support Language Learners
The iPad is an incredibly powerful teaching and learning tool to support English Language learners and to create more accessible, relevant, and personalized content. This hands-on session will build foundational fluency with iPad and explore ways that it can support your students acquisition of language based concepts. In this session participants will explore the built-in features on iPad that help scaffold and support language acquisition. It will also explore how to leverage Apple technology to provide an authentic voice for all students students. The session will also focus on ideal workflows, navigating, customizing and personalizing iPad to suit your students’ needs. Participants will also be provided with a summary of key resources shared during the session.

Speakers
avatar for Apple PD

Apple PD

More than ever, teachers are using iPad and Mac to createinteractive and engaging learning experiences for theirEnglish-language learners. Join us to discover how Applecan make supporting English learners more accessible,relevant, and personal.

Sponsors
avatar for ESLC- English as a Second Language Council ATA

ESLC- English as a Second Language Council ATA

About: The ESL Council promotes best practices in education for K–12 ESL students, educators and community through advocacy, inquiry and communication so that students from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds achieve their academic potential and become engaged citizens.Want... Read More →


Saturday November 6, 2021 10:00am - 11:00am MDT

11:00am MDT

Getting Started with Mac as a Tool to Support Language Learners
The Mac is an incredibly powerful teaching and learning tool to support English Language learners and to create more accessible, relevant, and personalized content. This hands-on session will build foundational fluency with the Mac and explore ways that it can support your students acquisition of language based concepts. In this session participants will explore built-in features on Mac that help scaffold and support language acquisition. It will also focus on how to leverage Apple technology to provide an authentic voice for all students students, and how to navigate, customize and personalizing Mac to suit your students’ needs. Participants will also be provided with a summary of key resources shared during the session.


Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/99270728286?pwd=ZkljSjJualM5cTFhYTZQS2Y5b1lEdz09


Speakers
avatar for Apple PD

Apple PD

More than ever, teachers are using iPad and Mac to createinteractive and engaging learning experiences for theirEnglish-language learners. Join us to discover how Applecan make supporting English learners more accessible,relevant, and personal.

Sponsors
avatar for ESLC- English as a Second Language Council ATA

ESLC- English as a Second Language Council ATA

About: The ESL Council promotes best practices in education for K–12 ESL students, educators and community through advocacy, inquiry and communication so that students from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds achieve their academic potential and become engaged citizens.Want... Read More →


Saturday November 6, 2021 11:00am - 12:00pm MDT
 
Saturday, December 4
 

10:00am MST

Empowering Communication and Language Learning: Part 1
This module builds upon the foundations session, and participants will learn how to discover the creativity tools such as the free app Keynote on iPad. It explores the power of using iPad for supporting development of language centred resources. Specific consideration is given to the ways in which the iPad can be leveraged to capture the visual, auditory and text based components of language to support communication of culture and identity.

Time: Dec 4, 2021 10:00 AM Mountain Time (US and Canada)
Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/94342718995?pwd=am45YThnbFFhMG1xeTRnK3VKU1JJUT09


Speakers
avatar for Apple PD

Apple PD

More than ever, teachers are using iPad and Mac to createinteractive and engaging learning experiences for theirEnglish-language learners. Join us to discover how Applecan make supporting English learners more accessible,relevant, and personal.

Sponsors
avatar for ESLC- English as a Second Language Council ATA

ESLC- English as a Second Language Council ATA

About: The ESL Council promotes best practices in education for K–12 ESL students, educators and community through advocacy, inquiry and communication so that students from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds achieve their academic potential and become engaged citizens.Want... Read More →


Saturday December 4, 2021 10:00am - 11:00am MST

11:00am MST

Empowering Communication and Language Learning: Part 1
This module builds upon the foundations session, and participants will learn how to discover the creativity tools such as the free app Keynote on Mac. It explores the power of using Mac for supporting development of language centred resources. Specific consideration is given to the ways in which the Mac can be leverage to capture the visual, auditory and text based components of language to support communication of culture and identity.
Time: Dec 4, 2021 11:00 AM Mountain Time (US and Canada)
Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/91957049404?pwd=WTBHZEhhR0JDMk0wVjdsZGxIMDRvdz09

Speakers
avatar for Apple PD

Apple PD

More than ever, teachers are using iPad and Mac to createinteractive and engaging learning experiences for theirEnglish-language learners. Join us to discover how Applecan make supporting English learners more accessible,relevant, and personal.

Sponsors
avatar for ESLC- English as a Second Language Council ATA

ESLC- English as a Second Language Council ATA

About: The ESL Council promotes best practices in education for K–12 ESL students, educators and community through advocacy, inquiry and communication so that students from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds achieve their academic potential and become engaged citizens.Want... Read More →


Saturday December 4, 2021 11:00am - 12:00pm MST
 
Saturday, February 5
 

10:00am MST

Empowering Communication and Language Learning: Part 2
Building upon the foundations session, participants will learn how to discover creativity tools such as the free app Pages on iPad. It will let students use language authentically and demonstrate knowledge in compelling new ways and we create cross-curricular, media-rich literacy and language development lessons. Build interactive learning and assessment tools that support and scaffold vocabulary development and strengthen student engagement with informational text. Participants will also come to understand how Multi-Touch books—including dual-language books—can provide a more interactive and accessible reading experience for all learners.

Time: Feb 5, 2022 10:00 AM Mountain Time (US and Canada)
Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/92070737894?pwd=K1RaMHFXNnc1Y2V0bVdhV2xrTHJMdz09

Speakers
avatar for Apple PD

Apple PD

More than ever, teachers are using iPad and Mac to createinteractive and engaging learning experiences for theirEnglish-language learners. Join us to discover how Applecan make supporting English learners more accessible,relevant, and personal.

Sponsors
avatar for ESLC- English as a Second Language Council ATA

ESLC- English as a Second Language Council ATA

About: The ESL Council promotes best practices in education for K–12 ESL students, educators and community through advocacy, inquiry and communication so that students from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds achieve their academic potential and become engaged citizens.Want... Read More →


Saturday February 5, 2022 10:00am - 11:00am MST

11:00am MST

Empowering Communication and Language Learning: Part 2
Building upon the foundations session, participants will learn how to discover creativity tools such as the free app Pages on Mac. It will let students use language authentically and demonstrate knowledge in compelling new ways and we create cross-curricular, media-rich literacy and language development lessons. Build interactive learning and assessment tools that support and scaffold vocabulary development and strengthen student engagement with informational text. Participants will also come to understand how Multi-Touch books—including dual-language books—can provide a more interactive and accessible reading experience for all learners.

Time: Feb 5, 2022 11:00 AM Mountain Time (US and Canada)
Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/95901471812?pwd=a1FKRW8vSGw5Y2MzcTlWWEQzcWRJZz09

Speakers
avatar for Apple PD

Apple PD

More than ever, teachers are using iPad and Mac to createinteractive and engaging learning experiences for theirEnglish-language learners. Join us to discover how Applecan make supporting English learners more accessible,relevant, and personal.

Sponsors
avatar for ESLC- English as a Second Language Council ATA

ESLC- English as a Second Language Council ATA

About: The ESL Council promotes best practices in education for K–12 ESL students, educators and community through advocacy, inquiry and communication so that students from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds achieve their academic potential and become engaged citizens.Want... Read More →


Saturday February 5, 2022 11:00am - 12:00pm MST
 
Saturday, March 5
 

10:00am MST

Digital Storytelling
In this session, learn to create rich, multi-media digital publications that can be used as digital portfolios for documenting student learning, or as stand-alone books to be shared with family and friends. Experience free creative tools that allow multiple means of engagement, representation and expression, as well as the workflows for turning a classroom into a publishing house. Participants will also be provided with additional resources and supports to continue their learning journey and invited to participate in future sessions.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/94543590582?pwd=MHNIUHA3Wi94eDNyRlppVlZPWG8zQT09

Speakers
avatar for Apple PD

Apple PD

More than ever, teachers are using iPad and Mac to createinteractive and engaging learning experiences for theirEnglish-language learners. Join us to discover how Applecan make supporting English learners more accessible,relevant, and personal.

Sponsors
avatar for ESLC- English as a Second Language Council ATA

ESLC- English as a Second Language Council ATA

About: The ESL Council promotes best practices in education for K–12 ESL students, educators and community through advocacy, inquiry and communication so that students from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds achieve their academic potential and become engaged citizens.Want... Read More →


Saturday March 5, 2022 10:00am - 11:00am MST

11:00am MST

Digital Storytelling
In this session, learn to create rich, multi-media digital publications that can be used as digital portfolios for documenting student learning, or as stand-alone books to be shared with family and friends. Experience free creative tools that allow multiple means of engagement, representation and expression, as well as the workflows for turning a classroom into a publishing house. Participants will also be provided with additional resources and supports to continue their learning journey and invited to participate in future sessions.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/95805144013?pwd=ekQ4aG9nelcvclpSVEVFa0hOMUhPZz09

Speakers
avatar for Apple PD

Apple PD

More than ever, teachers are using iPad and Mac to createinteractive and engaging learning experiences for theirEnglish-language learners. Join us to discover how Applecan make supporting English learners more accessible,relevant, and personal.

Sponsors
avatar for ESLC- English as a Second Language Council ATA

ESLC- English as a Second Language Council ATA

About: The ESL Council promotes best practices in education for K–12 ESL students, educators and community through advocacy, inquiry and communication so that students from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds achieve their academic potential and become engaged citizens.Want... Read More →


Saturday March 5, 2022 11:00am - 12:00pm MST