• East Coast
    March 14, 2018
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • West Coast
    March 14, 2018
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Join in on this session learn how to create a true presentational assessment for your students by putting them front and center in the circle as the Teacher for a Day. We will share the building blocks of how to set up the system in your classroom as well as all the resources you will (more…)


  • East Coast
    March 28, 2018
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • West Coast
    March 28, 2018
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

How many of you would like to be able to know and demonstrate your students growth in the language? This session will clarify the difference between a performance and proficiency assessment, while offering examples and samples of proficiency assessments used in the classroom. Perfect timing for the end of the year as you are preparing (more…)


  • East Coast
    April 11, 2018
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • West Coast
    April 11, 2018
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

As we near the end of the year, schedules get busier and the flow of our classes may be interrupted with outside opportunities and fun our students hold dear in other discipline areas and extra curricular activities. In this session we will focus on how to maintain movement, play and community-focused language development. Join us (more…)


  • April 13, 2018 - April 14, 2018
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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 of student interest in lesson planning through Threads & Progressions (more…)


  • April 20, 2018
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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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
    April 25, 2018
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • West Coast
    April 25, 2018
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

As our school year comes to a close, we want our students to leave our classrooms feeling confident and empowered to move to the next level in their language development. In this session we will focus on how to bring the energy and excitement of your students’ next steps into your circle. Join us for this session (more…)


  • April 27, 2018 - April 28, 2018
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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 of student interest in lesson planning through Threads & Progressions (more…)


  • May 4, 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…)


  • May 18, 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…)


  • June 10, 2018 - June 15, 2018
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Our 6th 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…)