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EAL Assistant 1

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Course Description

Program content includes theoretical and practical applications for working with ELL learners, from elementary through adult, within the Calgary Board of Education. Upon completion of the program, you will have a broad understanding of ELL learners and their diversity of needs, understand second language acquisition and implications for instructors, develop awareness of the Calgary Board of Education policies and procedures concerning ELL students and become familiar with a variety of resources that support ELL learners. You will receive the English Language Learning Assistant 1 Certificate of Recognition upon completion of this program. Read Course Reviews.

This 36-hour certificate is recognized by the Calgary Board of Education to meet the qualifications for the position of English Language Learning Assistant.

English proficiency of Canadian Language Benchmark 8 is highly recommended to succeed in this course. If you are unsure of your English proficiency, consider taking the Duolingo English Test (external link). An acceptable score for this program is between 90-100. Fees may apply.

Calgary Board of Education Employee Funding

Funding may be available to CBE employees through the Staff Association Staff Development Fund or the ATA Staff Development Fund. Further information regarding how to apply for professional development funding can be accessed on the CBE Staff Association (external website) or the Alberta Teacher Association (external website).

Class Details

10 Session(s)
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Daily - Wed.  
  Daily - Sat.  
  Daily - Wed.  
  Daily - Wed.  
  Daily - Sat.  
  Daily - Wed.  
  Daily - Wed.  
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  Daily - Wed.  
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Location : Lord Shaughnessy High School Location : 
  Lord Shaughnessy High School.

Instructor : David Penner 

 

Notice

Please read:  Half hour lunch on Saturdays. There is no cafeteria service on Saturdays, however there is a microwave. The facility will be open 30 minutes in advance and classroom access is available 15 minutes in advance of the start time.

Fee: 

$649.00


Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
4/17/2024 - 4/17/2024 Daily - Wed 05:30 PM - 08:30 PM Calgary, Lord Shaughnessy High School  Map David Penner 
4/20/2024 - 4/20/2024 Daily - Sat 08:30 AM - 03:00 PM Calgary, Lord Shaughnessy High School  Map David Penner 
4/24/2024 - 4/24/2024 Daily - Wed 05:30 PM - 08:30 PM Calgary, Lord Shaughnessy High School  Map David Penner 
5/1/2024 - 5/1/2024 Daily - Wed 05:30 PM - 08:30 PM Calgary, Lord Shaughnessy High School  Map David Penner 
5/4/2024 - 5/4/2024 Daily - Sat 08:30 AM - 03:00 PM Calgary, Lord Shaughnessy High School  Map David Penner 
5/8/2024 - 5/8/2024 Daily - Wed 05:30 PM - 08:30 PM Calgary, Lord Shaughnessy High School  Map David Penner 
5/15/2024 - 5/15/2024 Daily - Wed 05:30 PM - 08:30 PM Calgary, Lord Shaughnessy High School  Map David Penner 
5/22/2024 - 5/22/2024 Daily - Wed 05:30 PM - 08:30 PM Calgary, Lord Shaughnessy High School  Map David Penner 
5/29/2024 - 5/29/2024 Daily - Wed 05:30 PM - 08:30 PM Calgary, Lord Shaughnessy High School  Map David Penner 
6/5/2024 - 6/5/2024 Daily - Wed 05:30 PM - 08:30 PM Calgary, Lord Shaughnessy High School  Map David Penner