ALMA English Forward Training
2016 English Forward Training Information
What is English Forward?
English Forward is a training specifically for adult educators of English as a Second Language (ESL). English Forward was developed in 2008 in Central Texas to meet the needs of the growing demand for adult ESL classes and a dire need for quality training for classroom and one-on-one instruction.
Participants of the English Forward Instructor/Tutor Training receive 11 hours of content-based training on effective, research-based ESL instructional strategies for adult ESL students. The training is rooted in Dr. Heide Spruck-Wrigley’s research on adult second language acquisition, learning theory, and studies in cognitive science.
Upcoming English Forward Training Dates
- January 8th & 9th, 2016 from 9 am - 3:30 pm, CNM Main Campus, JS Building, Room 302
Space is limited, RSVP is required. Contact Kristen, firstname.lastname@example.org, to learn more.
NOTE- This registration is for both days of the training. Attending both days from 9:00 AM-3:30 PM is required. If you don't believe that you can attend both days, please do not sign up.
All eligible participants are required to attend an orientation (dates listed above) and commit to one year of ALMA volunteering prior to signing up for the training.