The Practitioners of English Language Learning (PELL) meeting is an opportunity for all stakeholders involved in the education of English learners (ELs) in Arizona. This full day event will include a general session for the dissemination of timely information relevant to EL education as well as smaller, collaborative sessions on topics of interest.
The next session of the OELAS Structured English Immersion (SEI) online course will start August 21, 2018. Registration is now open. To register for the course, please go to https://ems.azed.gov and search for “SEI Completion Course”.
The 2017 OELAS Conference, Opening Doors through Language, will be held from December 6-8, 2017 in Tucson, Arizona.
Registration opens August 17, 2017. For more information, visit our OELAS Conference website.
The OELAS Conference is sponsored by the Office of English Language Acquisition Services unit of the Arizona Department of Education. This conference will provide meaningful professional development opportunities for educators of ELs, designed to help meet the unique challenges faced in the Structured English Immersion or mainstream classroom. There will also be sessions geared toward administrators who support, coach, guide, and assess within an English language acquisition program in the state of Arizona. Sessions will be presented by both national and local experts, and participants will gain information and skills that can be put to practical use.