Professional Development

Learn about current professional development opportunities available to educators in Wisconsin:

WITESOL is proud to announce a regional spring conference, to be held in association with MSOE University in Milwaukee, on Saturday, May 13 from 8:00am to 12:30pm. This spring conference is for STEM and ELL instructors for students of all ages. The conference theme is: English Language & STEM Literacy: Convergent Zones

The conference will include a keynote speaker, renowned practitioner and NGSS (Next Generation Science Standards) writing team member Emily Miller. This will be followed by parallel workshop sessions showcasing best practices in using literacy strategies involving both STEM and ELL Instructors. Simultaneously, there will be poster presentations by STEM-ESL learners. Finally, a panel discussion will be facilitated with invited guests in the field from various backgrounds.

This spring conference is offered for only $20 for WITESOL members. Click here for more event details and to register!

Here is the full link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/english-language-stem-literacy-convergent-zones-tickets-32167788722

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If you have an idea for hosting a regional conference in Wisconsin and would like WITESOL’s help, please email witesolboard@gmail.com.

 

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