Assessment of English Language Learners: An Overview
This training is intended to provide participants with a guided look at the Diagnostic Center-Northern California’s best practice guidelines for the assessment of culturally and linguistically diverse students. The framework was developed to address the disproportionate number of English Language Learners being over- and under-identified for speech-language services.
- Become familiar with guidelines for designing and conducting an unbiased and best practices language and communication assessment.
- Review guidelines for the language and communication assessment of culturally and linguistically diverse students developed by participants of the Dual Language Project.
- Receive copies of the forms used at the center to help guide them in future assessment.
- Become familiar with resources for additional support and information.
Please note that Registration starts at 8:00 AM and lunch will be provided.
Note Regarding Payment:
You must select CHECK or CREDIT CARD to complete this registration.
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There will be no refunds; however, substitutions are always welcome.
|When||Tuesday, September 26, 2017
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
SCOE, Oak Room D
|Presenter||8:30 - 11:30: Andrea Wells, SLP, SELPA; Jessica Lickey, SLP, Windsor; Rosannah Hayden, SLP, Rincon Valley Partnership.
12:30 - 3:30: Liz Arenas, M.S., CCC-SLP-L, Speech-Language Pathologist
Attendance is limited to current employees of Sonoma County SELPA or Sonoma County Charter SELPA member districts and agencies.
|Registration||Norma Leiva-Fernandez, (707) 524-2752, firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Questions||Andrea Wells, (707) 527-2764, email@example.com|
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