Summer PD courses will be held at Round Rock High School this year. Please check the course descriptions to register on Eduphoria, and confirmation of location.

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LOTE/World Languages [clear filter]
Monday, July 30

9:30am CDT

Anchor Charts for World Languages
Limited Capacity seats available

Tired of just hanging frilly decorations on your classroom walls?  Why not create usable, colorful anchor charts that bring your lesson to life and also serve as reference for your students?  Join in this hands-on session where you will be able to make and take anchor charts for your classroom walls and also walk away with ideas of anchor charts you can create with your own students.  Materials will be provided, but feel free to bring your own paper and any anchor charts ideas that have worked well for you in the classroom.  Don't forget to bring a poster board storage box to carry your masterpieces home.

Monday July 30, 2018 9:30am - 3:30pm CDT
Room 624

1:30pm CDT

Empowering World Language Students Through Proficiency-Based Instruction
It’s not your “Mom and Pop’s” language classroom anymore. The days of learning languages with worksheets are long gone. As we start down the path of a new era for World Languages with new TEKS and new instructional materials, Proficiency is now the name of the game. The presenters will explore the paradigm shifts that many language supervisors all over the county have initiated with their teams in order to reform language learning. By unpacking the 15 indicators of a 21st century. This course is also being offered during SummeRR Camp. If you are NOT attending SummeRR Camp, please be sure to register for this course separately in Eduphoria using the Eduphoria Registration ink above. 


Monday July 30, 2018 1:30pm - 3:20pm CDT
Room 746
Tuesday, July 31

8:30am CDT

Novel Ideas for Novels in World Language Classes
Limited Capacity seats available

Literacy is critical in successful language acquisition. This session will briefly rpesent relevant research related to literacy and language gains in the World Language classroom, then connect the research with interactive opportunity for creating effective and efficient input and output strategies that promote literacy in L2 via reading activities.

Tuesday July 31, 2018 8:30am - 3:30pm CDT
Room 205

10:30am CDT

Students as Performers
Limited Capacity seats available

Since Proficiency is the name of the game, performance is the key! This session will focus on the use of Integrated Performance Assessments (IPA) in the World Language Classroom. Participants will have the opportunity to develop performance-based activities as part of an IPA to build proficiency across all three modes communication: Interpretive, Interpersonal, and Presentational. This course is also being offered during SummeRR Camp. If you are NOT attending SummeRR Camp, please be sure to register for this course separately in Eduphoria using the link below. 


Tuesday July 31, 2018 10:30am - 11:20am CDT
Room 112

12:30pm CDT

LOTE - Level 1 - Creating Listening Assessments
Limited Capacity seats available

Collaborate with other LOTE level 1 teachers to create questions and activities that will assess students' ability to understand and interpret authentic listening tasks.

Tuesday July 31, 2018 12:30pm - 3:30pm CDT
Room 205