The SABES ESOL C&I PD Center is here to support your efforts to provide meaningful learning opportunities for your students while you adapt to remote instruction, and to provide meaningful PD for you during this time of crisis. 

We are all seeking resources to share with students to assist them in accessing needed goods and services. Please review and share the resources gathered by our ESOL staff provided here: ESOL Resources for Covid-19.

Currently scheduled online PD includes:

Coming soon! Keep an eye on the calendar for these online courses:

  • Creating Your Remote Presence – Delivering Instruction in the Virtual World
  • Formative Assessment (Rubrics, Checklists, and Other Tools) and How to Readily Do Them Online
  • Trauma-Informed Instruction
  • Brainstorming Instructional Techniques in a Remote World – Learn and Share Session

Don’t forget about the many resources found on the ESOL website, including:

If you are looking for a particular topic that you do not see hereor is currently fullplease contact Dori McCormack, ESOL C&I PD Center Director, at and we will do our best to meet your needs.

We are thinking of you all and wishing you good health.

The ESOL PD Center Team

ESOL: Upcoming Events

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ESOL: Resources, Research and Curriculum

Resource ESOL Instructional Videos
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Resource Welcome to Quizlet! Video and support document
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Resource Welcome to WhatsApp! - video and supporting materials
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ESOL: Our Team

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