Workshops

Balancing Reading and Language Learning for ELLs


Monday July 24th and Tuesday July 25th at Erie1BOCES, B2a,b


Well-known national consultant and author Mary Cappellini presents a two-day workshop for teachers of ELLs in grades K-5.  Learn how to plan effective instruction for your ELLs, with a focus on read alouds, shared reading, and guided reading.

Registration flyer: Mary Cappellini.pdf


Supporting ELLs in the Secondary Content Area Classes
Monday August 7, 2017 at Erie1BOCES, B2a,b

We hope you will join us for this cutting-edge 1-day conference for ESOL and Content Area Teachers in secondary school settings.  Participants will explore innovative practices for supporting ELLs in content area classes.  Participants will receive two books.

Registration flyer: Secondary Conference 8-7-17.pdf


Title III Literacy Conference: Supporting the Literacy Development of English Learners
Thursday August 10, 2017 at Erie1BOCES, B2a,b

In this exciting 1-day conference for ESOL and Classroom Teachers in elementary school settings, participants will learn how to support the language and literacy development of ELLs in all phases of a balanced literacy program.

Registration flyer: Elementary Conference 8-10-17.pdf

Annual ELL Administrator's Meeting

Tuesday, August 8th 2017 from 9a-12p OR Wednesday, August 23rd 2017 from 9a-12p at Erie1BOCES

This meeting is for all administrators of CR Part 154 and Title III programs in our service region.  We will again offer the same meeting twice to accommodate every administrator that wants to attend and receive information relevant to the education of ELLs in WNY schools.

Registration link for 8/8: Click here

Registration link for 8/23: Click Here