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Integrated and Contextualized Workforce Skills in the Classroom, Session 1: Transferable Skills for the Workplace (Part 1, Online)

Name Integrated and Contextualized Workforce Skills in the Classroom, Session 1: Transferable Skills for the Workplace (Part 1, Online)
Start 5/12/2020 4:00 PM
End 5/12/2020 5:30 PM
Description How can you prepare your learners to succeed in the workforce? Find out what employers say are essential skills for today's workforce. This session shows you how to connect transferable skills in the classroom to the workplace. This is the first of two sessions; each session is broken into two parts (4 webinars total). Session II is geared toward implementing integrated and contextualized instruction for specific content areas. Register here for ABE/ASE Session II, Part 1 or Register here for ESL Session II, Part 1

Please note: Registering for Part 1 of either session automatically registers you for part 2 of that session (part two of this session will take place on May 14, 2020, at 4:00 pm).
Goals The goal is to provide background on skills transferable from the classroom to the workplace and to teach students how to articulate those skills. Session 1 emphasizes the need to directly teach transferable skills and the connection between using these skills in the classroom and in the workplace. With an overview and comparison of four frameworks, Session 1 provides participants an opportunity to reflect on the practice and importance of teaching transferable skills in the classroom.
Location Online - instructions will be emailed to participants prior to the workshop.
Facilitator K. Ruiz
Contact Please contact Sudie Whalen at swhalen@air.org or call 916-286-8814 for more information.

Registration Information CALPRO provides professional development services to adult educators from agencies funded by Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, Title II: Adult Education and Family Literacy Act (WIOA, Title II: AEFLA). When spaces are available, CALPRO will admit adult educators from non-WIOA funded agencies. There is no registration fee to participate.

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