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ABOUT OTAN TRAINING: Workshop Descriptions

Workshop title EL Civics: Digital Literacy & Internet Safety 
Workshop description

Learn about the two newest EL Civics objectives (47 & 48), focused on helping ESL students develop effective online communication skills. Information provided in this webinar includes: overview of objectives and COAAPs, where to find existing curriculum materials and resources, plus feedback and tips from agencies that have already offered these topics.

Prerequisites: Familiarity with EL Civics.

 
Session length 1.5 hours 
Format Workshops: Synchronous online trainings, or series of trainings, in which facilitator and participants interact by voice or chat. 

To find out more about any of these workshops, including dates and times offered, please check the California Adult Education Professional Development Web site. This site has information on OTAN offered training, as well as training offered by CALPRO and CASAS.


Minimum System Requirements for Participating in Online Workshops:

  • Broadband Internet connection (DSL, Cable modem or faster, no dial-up).
  • Computer with speakers or headphones (some classes require microphones too).
  • Active e-mail account through registration for the course as an OTAN member.
  • Some workshops have other special requirements, please read the workshop descriptions carefully.