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Tuesday, August 20 • 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Making the Shift to ProficiencyBased Instruction LIMITED

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Participants will explore the shift from traditional grammar-based instruction to proficiency based instruction in a world languages classroom. They will understand that students want and need to USE the language rather than learn ABOUT the language. Session will be taught through the lens of identifying one's personal biases to avoid a watered-down curriculum and to create tasks that are rigorous and engaging.

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Julie Caldarone

Director of World Languages, Academics and Professional Learning
Julie Caldarone is the Director of World Languages for Boston Public Schools. In this role, she oversees World Languages programming for 70 schools, 150 teachers, 18,500 students, and 11 languages. Julie is a former Boston Public Schools high school Spanish teacher, teacher of English... Read More →

Tuesday August 20, 2019 1:00pm - 3:00pm EDT