Project GLAD® Training

Featuring Nationally-Recognized Tier IV OCDE Project GLAD® NTC Trainers from Orange County Department of Education

Project GLAD® trainings for Preschool level June 11th – June 15th, 2018. Click button to register.

Delavan-Darien Staff: register separately here.

Training Includes:

  • 2-day Research and Theory Overview
  • 4-day Classroom Demonstration
  • Training Materials Binder
  • GLAD® Website Access

What is GLAD®?

GLAD® stands for Guided Language Acquisition Design

Project GLAD® is a model of professional development in the area of language acquisition and literacy. The strategies model and promote English language acquisition, academic achievement, and cross-cultural skills. Project GLAD® develops metacognitive use of high level, academic language and literacy.

Project GLAD® is an instructional model with clear, practical strategies promoting positive, effective interactions among students and between teachers and students.

2-Day Research & Theory Overview:

During the staff development, teachers are provided with the instructional strategies, the theory and research that support the model and the curriculum model that brings these all together in the context of district and state frameworks and standards.

4-Day Classroom Demonstrations:

The second part of the training is a demonstration session in the classroom where the model is demonstrated with students.

Guided Language Acquisition Design


Preschool Level
  • June 11th – June 15th
    • June 11th – Theory Days
    • June 12th – 15th – Demo Days


For more information, contact the Department of Language Acquisition:

Ron Sandoval, Director

Register Here

Please click here to register for GLAD®!