Let the training come to you! The SIOP® Training for Teachers Virtual Institute is a cost-effective and convenient way to learn about the scientifically-validated SIOP® Model. Participants will gain an in-depth understanding of how SIOP® works in content-area classrooms. Watch expert-led sessions right on your device*. Experience SIOP® classroom lessons, listen to SIOP® authors, and participate in an author Q&A live. It’s a powerful learning model for educators with limited time or budget for travel.
*Course platform not accessible via Chromebook.
Based on years of research, the Sheltered Instruction Observation Protocol (SIOP®) Model is the only scientifically-validated instructional framework for improving the academic achievement of English learners. Developed by Dr. Jana Echevarría, Dr. MaryEllen Vogt, and Dr. Deborah Short, the SIOP® Model assists thousands of educators, including administrators, specialists, coordinators, and teachers.
This four-week institute consists of 11 sessions in which participants complete a series of assignments on their own schedule, as well as meeting as a virtual group to collaborate, discuss, and share information with colleagues. Three live sessions are led by an expert in the topic and one session is devoted to a question and answer session with a SIOP® author.
SIOP® Training for Teachers Virtual Institute participants will gain practical skills to collaborate, share, and implement SIOP® Model lessons. Participants will learn to incorporate all eight components of the SIOP® Model in order to teach content while developing students’ academic and social language.
By the end of the institute participants will be able to:
Registration for SIOP® Training for Teachers Virtual Institute includes an eText version and print copy of: