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Three-Day Workshop: Effective Strategies for Teaching ELL Student in the Classroom

  • CESA 2 - Whitewater (Room 111) 1221 Innovation Drive Whitewater, WI, 53190 United States (map)

CESA 2 and Edgewood College are working together to give you an introductory learning experience designed to help you to be more effective in the classroom with your ELL students. The class (with optional credit available) will address the following topics: WIDA standards, Language acquisition, Sheltered strategies, teaching language through content and assessing language and content, reading, TAG, and RtI for ELL Standards.


Note: This is a 3-day event!

  • February 24, 2017 (9:00 am - 3:00 pm)
  • March 27, 2017 (9:00 am - 3:00 pm)
  • May 4, 2017 (9:00 am - 3:00 pm)


CESA 2 - Whitewater (Room 111)
1221 Innovation Drive
Whitewater, WI 53190


Alexis Nass, Verona School District

Intended Audience

Classroom teachers are the primary audience, with a secondary focus on ELL and bilingual staff supporting those classrooms.

Required Text

99 Ideas and Activities for Teaching English Language Learners with the SIOP Model for course text.  (Purchase (~$40) or bring own book.) 99 Ideas and Activities

2 Grad Credits available through Edgewood College at additional cost of $175/credit.

Course requirements for the credits will be discussed on February 24.

Registration and Fees

$150 for all 3 days (includes lunch)


**Optional Day 4**

Best Practices for Teaching ELL Students in the Classroom-II

April 24, 2017   |  held at CESA 2 | 9:00 am -3:00 pm | Register >>

In collaboration with Edgewood College, CESA 2 is offering an additional learning experience in which participants will further explore effective classroom strategies for ELLs. Intended as a follow-up event of the 3-day Best Practices series, this session allows for a deeper dive into meaningful instruction and assessment for ELLs. One grad credit ($170) available.

Presenter: Alexis Nass, Verona School District

Fee: $50  (includes lunch) | Register for April 24 Optional Session >>


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