World Chicago and CIVIC (Council for International Visitors to Iowa City) welcome you to Chicago and Eastern Iowa. We are very pleased and excited to meet and interact with the 20 coordinators and supervisors of English Language Learners (ELL) and English as a Second Language (ESL) programs from the Binational Centers for Brazil and to share our best theories and practices of English language teaching and learning in various American school settings!
Sunday, January 14 – Arrival Monday, January 15 – Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Birthday observed Welcome and Program Orientation Tour of Chicago Tuesday, January 16 – Chicago Chicago Public Schools – Office of Language and Cultural Education The Academy for Global Citizenship DePaul University: English Language Academy Wednesday, January 17 – Naperville & Chicago Naperville… Continue reading Calendar of Events
Chicago Public Schools Office of Language and Culture Education “Since some schools in Chicago are IB World Schools like my school, I thought of having some exchange opportunities with these schools. I talked to Abigayil Joseph about this idea and I intend to contact her soon. We had some exchange with a school in Singapore… Continue reading Evidence of Learning
Introduction: Revisiting Proposals for Transforming ESL Education in Brazil During their visit to Chicago and Iowa, participants worked on an action plan, in which they developed and presented on a combination of the outcomes displayed in the logic model. Dr. Slagoski introduced the action plan to the participants during the program orientation on Monday, January… Continue reading Action Plan