Effectively Reaching Students with Limited or Interrupted Formal Education (SLIFE)

Join a supportive cohort of teachers and administrators as we delve into the specific strengths and challenges of students with limited or interrupted formal education (SLIFE) in this seven-week guided online course. Over the three self-paced components, you will delve more deeply into SLIFE topics including supporting and engaging SLIFE and their families; developing of materials, activities, and programs; and effectively instructing SLIFE.

Like our other courses, the heart of this course is a Professional Learning Community-based discussion. You’ll have the opportunity to share your expertise with your colleagues as well as provide and receive feedback. At the end of the course, you will have a SLIFE-specific plan for instruction and/or a plan for a SLIFE program, depending on your educational role. We look forward to working with you to fill your toolbox with useful strategies for supporting SLIFE and to build a network of support.

The seven-week guided online course offers:

  • Three self-paced components
  • 10 hour professional development certificate upon satisfactory completion of the course*
  • Online Professional Learning Community SLIFE course discussion
  • Guiding and reflective questions in a note-taking guide
  • Video clips to see SLIFE education in action
  • Activities to apply SLIFE course content to case studies and participants’ own contexts
  • Final SLIFE course application activity differentiated for both administrators and teachers
  • Opportunities for participants to provide feedback to each other and share resources

*You will need to confirm the PD hours with your school or district.

January 21st, 2020 - March 6th, 2020
Cost: $275.00

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Interested in earning graduate credit for this course? One graduate credit can be obtained through Trinity Washington University, DC for an additional fee of $199 per credit and the successful completion of the course.

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