• July 24, 2017 - July 25, 2017
    8:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Learn how to create a kinesthetic, student- centered, proficiency-based classroom. This workshop explores how understanding National Standards and proficiency-based instruction strategies can create an interactive, student-centered classroom.   Workshop includes: Application of State &National Standards Strategies for eliciting student production Techniques for high student engagement Exploration of the 100% second language environment Introduction to proficiency-based (more…)


  • August 2, 2017 - August 3, 2017
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Learn how to create a kinesthetic, student- centered, proficiency-based classroom. This workshop explores how understanding National Standards and proficiency-based instruction strategies can create an interactive, student-centered classroom. Workshop includes: Application of State &National Standards Strategies for eliciting student production Techniques for high student engagement Exploration of the 100% second language environment Introduction to proficiency-based lesson (more…)


  • East Coast
    August 2, 2017
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • West Coast
    August 2, 2017
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Is it possible to start from day one 100% in the target language? Absolutely! Join this session to learn about the tips and tricks, strategies and activities, you can use to establish a foundation for true student ownership and acquisition throughout the year from the first interaction you have with your students. We promise that (more…)


  • West Coast
    August 2, 2017
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • East Coast
    August 2, 2017
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • West Coast
    August 16, 2017
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • East Coast
    August 30, 2017
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • East Coast
    August 16, 2017
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • West Coast
    September 13, 2017
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • East Coast
    September 13, 2017
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • West Coast
    August 30, 2017
    5:30 PM - 6:00 PM

This four-week series will provide you with all the tools necessary for an organized and confident start to the school year! Designed for both new and experienced OWL’ers, each week we will discover and explore resources guaranteed to leave you assured and with fresh ideas. Session 1: Starting Day One 100% in the TL  August 2, (more…)


  • August 3, 2017 - August 4, 2017
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Learn how to create a kinesthetic, student- centered, proficiency-based classroom. This workshop explores how understanding National Standards and proficiency-based instruction strategies can create an interactive, student-centered classroom.   Workshop includes: Application of State &National Standards Strategies for eliciting student production Techniques for high student engagement Exploration of the 100% second language environment Introduction to proficiency-based (more…)


  • August 6, 2017 - August 11, 2017
    9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Our 5th Annual OWL Summer Bootcamp is a time to make invaluable connections with other educators across the country, have fun and grow in your practice! We will spend an entire week together sharing our successes and challenges, looking at student work, developing assessment rubrics, conquering ropes course activities together (that can later be used in class!) (more…)


  • Morning Session
    August 11, 2017
    8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Afternoon Session
    August 11, 2017
    12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

This is a closed workshop specifically for Springfield, OH staff. This training, designed for teachers of all subjects, is focused on maintaining high student engagement in class, as well as personalizing and differentiated curriculum. Through interactive activities, we will explore what proficiency-based instruction looks and feels like. Participants will experience strategies and techniques that will (more…)


  • August 11, 2017
    12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

This is a closed workshop designed for the World Language teachers of Springfield, OH. This workshop is designed for participants who want to develop systems to support proficiency-based learning. Through further exploration of the strategies & techniques introduced in the OWL1: Foundations and Application workshop, the training will go deeper into how to create a (more…)


  • August 14, 2017
    4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Join this group of WCBC17’ers at their regional hangout at the rooftop of the Expo apartment building in Seattle, WA Contact oedobeso@gmail.com for more information     (more…)