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VALRC: IET/IELCE Instructors Professional Learning Community

This PLC is an opportunity for integrated training and education (IET) and Integrated English Literacy and Civics (IELCE) instructors to network and collaborate with each other. The purpose of this PLC is to be responsive to and relevant for  IET/IELCE instructors as our first ever IET/IELCE offering geared towards instructors. 

PLC Goals: 

  • Provide a space for IET/IELCE instructors to network and collaborate with each other. 
  • Engage participants in discussions around the key aspects of IET/IELCE instruction. 
  • Develop lesson plans, curriculum, activities, assessments, etc. for the IET/IELCE classroom.

PLC Dates:

All PLC sessions will take place on Tuesdays from 3:30 – 5:00 PM. Each session will include information and materials related to IET/IELCE instruction and space for discussion and collaboration. Topics for February, March, and April will be determined based on information gathered during our first session in January. 

  • Jan. 31: Networking, establishing goals, and sharing needs
  • Feb. 28 
  • March 28 
  • April 25

Each session will take place via Zoom. Participants can register for the PLC using this Zoom link. By registering, you will automatically be registered for all four PLC sessions. In addition to Zoom, we will use Google Docs, Jamboard, and other online tools to archive our discussions, share resources, and keep our communication going between Zoom sessions.