• February 3, 2017 - June 18, 2022
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

This online implementation method is for individuals both new and experienced to OWL. The implementation can include combinations of: 1-2 hours of online, one-on-one training on how to implement. 1 hour of first week feedback. 1 hour of video review. 1 hour of creating a structure work (lesson planning). 1 hour of assessment or rubric (more…)


  • February 3, 2017 - August 28, 2021
    10:20 AM

The Hourly Consultation is for teachers who are wanting one-on-one support, follow-up, or just a Q&A. Register here and we will contact you to set up the specific time and day, or email info@organicworldlanguage.com to set it up. Look forward to connecting with you! (more…)


  • November 16, 2017 - November 19, 2017
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Join OWL at this year’s 2017 ACTFL Conference in Nashville, TN! OWL will have three sessions: Intrinsic Motivation for the Apathetic Language Learner- Friday, November 17 at 3:45-4:45 Where Sitting is the Exception: Moving Towards Proficiency- Saturday, November 18 3:30-4:20 Negotiating Meaning in the TL: Overcoming L1 use in the WL classroom – Saturday, November 18th (more…)


  • November 29, 2017
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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This is a private workshop for the Brookline School District. 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 Foundations workshop, we go deeper into how to create a space for acquisition.   Development of student-centered curriculum Integration (more…)


  • November 30, 2017 - December 1, 2017
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Have all your OWL needs solved at one time, no matter where you’re at in your OWL journey, there’s something for you, both introductory & experienced tracks. OWL1: Foundations & Application 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 (more…)


  • December 8, 2017 - December 9, 2017
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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This workshop is for the participant who has been incorporating the techniques & strategies introduced and expanded in the OWL1 and OWL2 workshops. After systems have been set in place, and there is a stronger understanding of the strategies and activities, this workshop will take you and your students to the next level of language (more…)


  • East Coast
    January 10, 2018
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • West Coast
    January 10, 2018
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

As we further explore techniques and strategies for creating more student-driven learning environments, how to keep the content that arises in each of our classes organized is crucial for guiding our student’s growth. Join us as we share ideas and learn about one sample system for creating and maintaining an organic vocabulary list. We will (more…)


  • East Coast
    January 10, 2018
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • East Coast
    January 24, 2018
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • East Coast
    February 7, 2018
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • East Coast
    February 21, 2018
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • West Coast
    January 10, 2018
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • West Coast
    January 24, 2018
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • West Coast
    February 7, 2018
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • West Coast
    February 21, 2018
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

This four-week series will provide you with all the tools necessary for an organized and confident start to the 2018 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. The Power of the Organic Vocabulary List: January 10th 4:00 (more…)


  • January 19, 2018
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

See students and teachers in action in this all-day OWL Visitation Days! Participants will spend time in student-centered, proficiency-based classes observing strategies and techniques for a variety of levels. See how movement, pairings and groupings, speaking and literacy are cohesively brought together in one class period. Classes will be in Spanish, however, debriefs will be (more…)


  • East Coast
    January 24, 2018
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • West Coast
    January 24, 2018
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

In this session, each participant will create their own topic web, then share and collaborate with other participants about where each topic could progress or grow. For each progression, we will include conversations and ideas around the themes of literacy, flow and post-planning. Threads & Progressions are the foundation of the OWL Curriculum Triangle and (more…)