<b>McDonald International School</b>
144 NE 54th Street
Seattle, WA 98105
(Take NE 50th Street exit from I-5 North or South)
<b>Cost:</b> No cost, but space is limited. Please register below.
6 free clock hours available through OSPI. (Lunch on your own.)
Presented by Dr. Michele Anciaux Aoki, World Languages Program Supervisor,
Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) firstname.lastname@example.org
(with other assistants)
Sponsored by Seattle Public Schools International Education Program and OSPI World Languages Program.
<b>Audience:</b> Language teachers interested in early language learning and proficiency assessment
especially for Dual Immersion type programs
<b>Goal of the Workshop:</b> To become familiar with the ELLOPA and SOPA as alternative assessments for determining a student’s oral proficiency and listening comprehension skills in a second language
<b>Objectives:</b> Participants will:
- Become familiar with the ELLOPA and SOPA interviews
- Identify and practice effective interviewing techniques
- Explore levels and sublevels of the rating rubric
- Become familiar with and apply rating procedures
I. Introductions and Workshop Overview
II. What is the ELLOPA, the SOPA?
III. Sample Interview
IV. Interviewing Techniques & Practice
Lunch (on your own)
V. Overview of the SOPA Rating Scale
VI. Rating Procedures & Practice
VII. Preparations for Interviews & Customizing Scripts
For more information about the ELLOPA and SOPA, visit: http://www.cal.org/ela/sopaellopa/index.html.
For more information about the workshop, contact: