"Mentor Moments" Digital Mini-Courses

These courses are designed to give you the best hands-on information, strategies and advice in a self-paced, fully digital format written by experienced, expert instructional coaches, teacher-leaders and administrators

082020 Great Bilingual Classroom Resources for Free or Next to Nothing!

082020 Great Bilingual Classroom Resources for Free or Next to Nothing!

Course Overview: In this "Mentor Moments" fully digital mini-course you will learn about where to get free digital resources and manipulative to serve your Spanish heritage students.
Available starting: August 1, 2022
Author: Nora L. Garcia

012020 Bilingual Essentials--History, Research and Models

012020 Bilingual Essentials--History, Research and Models

Course Overview: In this fully digital mini-course you will learn about the history and research supporting Bilingual Education as well as an overview of the different program models. You will leave with a basic understanding of why bilingual programs are the best programs for English Learners.
Available starting: September 1, 2022
Presenter: Nora L. Garcia

052020 Bilingual Beginnings--Creating the Perfect Bilingual Classroom

052020 Bilingual Beginnings--Creating the Perfect Bilingual Classroom

Course Overview: In this fully digital mini-course you will learn about how to best serve the instructional and linguistic needs of your bilingual students through the way you organize and set-up your classroom and lessons.
Available starting: August 1, 2022
Author: Nora L. Garcia

072020 So You’re Going to Teach Online?...Tips and Pitfalls

072020 So You’re Going to Teach Online?...Tips and Pitfalls

Course Overview: In this fully digital course you will learn tips and things to avoid when setting up an efficient, engaging and effective online learning experience for your students.
Available starting September 1, 2022