SAILN Events

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Strand B

  • Dates: June 10, June 11, June 12, June 13, and September 14
  • Time: From 8:30 am to 3:30 pm
  • Format: Hyflex (in person and on Zoom)
  • Location for in person: SDSU-LARC
  • Presenters: Mariana Apalategui, Robin Newsom-Wuertz, and Evan Rubin

Participants will explore strategies and activities to plan a reading unit for flexible learning environments (Face-2-Face, Hybrid and/or Fully online). Participants will receive support in developing a reading unit around the new California World Languages Standards and Framework, the principles of Universal Design for Learning, and the integration of technology, which will guide the development of the participants' reading unit. Participants will be able to implement Can Do Statements, to use backward lesson planning strategies, selecting authentic resources, to integrate technology into lessons, and how to create formative and summative assessment for their reading unit.


 

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Strand C

  • Dates: June 10, June 11, June 12, June 13, and September 14
  • Time: From 8:30 am to 3:30 pm
  • Format: Hyflex (in person and on Zoom)
  • Location for in person: SDSU-LARC
  • Presenters: Dr. Nadezda Novakovic and Dr. Cecile Nedellec

Strand C focuses on the effective classroom assessment of world language learners. Participants will review the basic assessment concepts and the concept of backward design through the lens of the new California World Languages Standards and Framework. Participants will learn how to search for, select, and use authentic materials to create cognitively engaging and age- and culturally- appropriate learning activities at all proficiency levels for each mode of communication. They will also learn how to integrate interpretive, interpersonal, and presentational tasks to create meaningful summative assessments of the students’ ability to use the target language in real-world settings and how to integrate standard-based grading in their curriculum.


 

Contact Information

Shahnaz Ahmadeian Fard
Director, SAILN Project
Email: larc.sailn@sdsu.edu
Office Phone: (619) 594-0846