Event: College and Career Readiness Standards for English Language Arts Implementation and Application (Online Course)

Event Details

Date: Monday, March 9, 2020 -- Sunday, April 5, 2020
Time: 12:00:00 AM -- 11:59:00 PM
Trainer/Facilitator: D. Berryhill
Contact Information: Please contact Sudie Whalen at swhalen@air.org or call 916-286-8814 for more information.

Registration: The course is free of charge to Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, Title II: Adult Education and Family Literacy Act (WIOA, Title II: AEFLA) funded programs.

Online (Moodle Learning Management System & Adobe Connect)

Participants will be able to:
• Demonstrate understanding of the CCRS’s purpose, key elements, and place in adult education, especially as they relate to the participants’ program and classroom instruction
• Understand the format, purpose, and key terms related to the ELA CCRS and where to find them in the standards document.
• Apply Webb’s Depth of Knowledge levels to be able to adapt activities, assignments, and/or assessments specific to ELA instruction
• Modify current classroom materials, using Webb’s Depth of Knowledge levels as a guide so that the materials meet the demands of the CCRS.

This course takes place entirely online and runs for four consecutive weeks, from 3/9/2020 to 4/5/2020. Weekly participation is required, though participants may, during a given week, log in whenever they wish. A kick-off Webinar will take place during the first week.

This course focuses on the alignment of teaching materials to the College and Career Readiness Standards on English language arts (ELA) and the application of the standards in the classroom using practical tools and strategies.

Participants who successfully complete this course will receive a certificate of participation (14 hours); they are also eligible to apply to CSUS for 1.4 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) if they wish.