Wayside Publishing Upcoming Web Conferencing

2021 Complimentary Webinars

Poolside Proficiency 2021                               

Wayside's Poolside Proficiency Summer Webinar Series is back! Join us for three sessions starting June 14 as part of your summer professional development plans! You do not have to be using a Wayside language program to get valuable insights into planning for the upcoming school year.

Plunging Into Proficiency, Part 1

We look at some of the core principles that are implemented in Proficiency-based teaching. The topics we discuss include using backward-design grounded in essential questions, can-do statements, summative IPAs, and formative performance assessments..

Monday, June 14, 2:30 EDT

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Plunging Into Proficiency, Part 2

In this webinar, we continue to look at more of the core principles that are implemented in Proficiency-based classrooms. The topics will include the target language use, interculturality, and authentic resources that inspire tasks across all modes of communication, and grammar taught in context.

Monday, June 21, 2:30 EDT

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Is Your LMS Future-Ready?

Is your Learning Management System preparing you and your students for the future? Join us as we dig into the Future-Ready Framework and how Wayside’s Learning Site® is paving the way to transform learning and opening new doors of opportunity for an ever-changing digital classroom. Come explore how the Learning Site® provides a personalized student-centered learning environment, utilizes research-based digital learning strategies, and provides learning experiences that prepare students to be the next generation of global learners.

Monday, June 28, 1:00 EDT

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Learning Site Lab

Learning Site® Lab: Integrations and iOS       

Complimentary Webinars for Wayside Teachers

Learning Site® Lab: Integrations & iOS App is a complimentary webinar series brought to you by Wayside! Learn best practices for digital learning as Instructional Technologist Terra Cowham walks you through how the Learning Site® integrates with Canvas, Schoology, and Google Classroom. Discover the features and functions of the Learning Site® iOS app.

Canvas Webinar

Join Instructional Technologist Terra Cowham to learn more about how the Learning Site® integrates with Canvas. This hour-long, interactive session will focus on: adding and managing content, reviewing and grading student submissions, and best practices for digital learning (remote, hybrid, and blended).

Dates and Times:

May 19, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM EDT
June 16, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM EDT
July 14, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM EDT
August 11, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM EDT


Note: Sessions are repeated monthly

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Schoology Webinar

Join Instructional Technologist Terra Cowham to learn more about how the Learning Site® integrates with Schoology. This hour-long, interactive session will focus on: adding and managing content, reviewing and grading student submissions, best practices for digital learning (remote, hybrid, and blended).

Dates and Times:

May 26, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM EDT
June 23, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM EDT
July 21, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM EDT
August 18, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM EDT


Note: Sessions are repeated monthly

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Google Classroom Webinar

Join Instructional Technologist Terra Cowham to learn more about how the Learning Site® integrates with Google Classroom. This hour-long, interactive session will focus on: adding and managing content, reviewing and grading student submissions, and best practices for digital learning (remote, hybrid, and blended).

Dates and Times:

June 2, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM EDT
June 30, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM EDT
July 28, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM EDT
August 25, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM EDT


Note: Sessions are repeated monthly

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iOS Webinar

Are you a Learning Site® iOS app user? Then this session is for you! Join Terra Cowham, our Instructional Technologist, as she walks you through the features and functionality of the Learning Site® iOS app in this hour-long, interactive session. Along with an overview, the session will also focus on: interacting:with PDFs, and multi-tasking when using an iPad.

Dates and Times:

June 9, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM EDT
July 7, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM EDT
August 4, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM EDT


Note: Sessions are repeated monthly

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Your  Proficiency Journey

Your Proficiency Journey with EntreCulturas

and EntreCultures

Wayside Publishing is excited to introduce Your Proficiency Journey, a new series of complimentary proficiency-based webinars! Join us for 3 webinars starting May 17th as part of your summer educational growth plans! You do not have to be using a Wayside language program to gain valuable insights into understanding proficiency.

Understanding Proficiency-Based Principles, Part I

Are you ready to start your students on their path to proficiency but are wondering what that entails? Join us as we discuss a few of the main ideas that are part of a proficiency-based program, like EntreCulturas and EntreCultures. In our time together, we’ll look at using backward design grounded in essential questions, can-do statements, summative IPAs, and formative performance assessments.

Dates and Times:

May 26 - 4:00 pm EDT/1:00 pm PDT

June 15 - 11:00 am EDT/8:00 am PDT

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Understanding Proficiency-Based Principles, Part II

Are you ready to start your students on their path to proficiency but are wondering what that entails? Join us as we discuss a few more of the main ideas that are part of a proficiency-based program, like EntreCulturas and EntreCultures. In our time together, we’ll look at target language use, interculturality, authentic resources that inspire tasks across all modes of communication, and grammar taught in context.

Dates and Times:

May 27 - 4:00 pm EDT/1:00 pm PDT June 16 - 11:00 am EDT/8:00 am PDT

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Getting to Know Wayside’s Path to Proficiency

Are you curious about all the hype around Wayside Publishing’s EntreCulturas and EntreCultures? Join us to learn a little more about our proficiency-based programs, the pedagogy behind the resources, and a look at some of our favorite features.

Dates and Times:

May 17 - 7:00 pm EDT/4:00 pm PDT June 1 - 4:00 pm EDT/1:00 pm PDT June 9 - 7:00 pm EDT/4:00 pm PDT June 24 - 11:00 am EDT/8:00 am PDT
July 6 - 2:00 pm EDT/11:00 am PDT
July 14 - 11:00 am EDT/8:00 am PDT

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