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2023 Summer Academy Workshop (TESL Professional Development)

TCNJ is pleased to offer once again a professional development opportunity for those interested in Teaching English as a Second Language or Bilingual Education.  This workshop series, made possible by a collaboration between The College of New Jersey, the Department of Special Education, Language, and Literacy, and a National Professional Development Grant from the US Department of Education, will run from Sunday, August 6- Wednesday, August 9 with sessions each day from 3:00-5:30 PM.  All workshops are free of charge and open to the general public.

Please find detailed workshop descriptions here.

The mandatory registration form (due no later than August 1) can be found here.

Summer 2023 Academy Flyer

Session Recordings

Workshop 1: Teaching Reading to English Learners in the Primary Grades– Policy, Practice, & Advocacy (Dr. Catherine Box & Dr. Anne Pomerantz) Recording Here

Workshop 2: Teacher Talk in Secondary Classrooms– Developing Interactional Routines and Patterns to Maximize EL Engagement (Dr. Catherine Box & Dr. Anne Pomerantz) Recording Here

Workshop 3: Learning Language through the Content Areas – Supporting Multilingual Learners’ Academic Vocabulary Development (Dr. Timothy Hall) Recording Here

Workshop 4: Language Objectives across the Domains, across the Curriculum (Dr. Timothy Hall) Recording Here