Course Catalog

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MATSOL PD Team 

Members of the MATSOL PD Team are all highly qualified and experienced instructors who have been educators of English learners in Massachusetts public schools. SEI Endorsement instructors are all approved by Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.

About MATSOL

MATSOL is a non-profit professional association of educators of English Language Learners. MATSOL's mission is to promote excellence and equity in the education of English learners. MATSOL is approved as a PD provider by MA Department of Elementary and Secondary EducationLearn more about MATSOL...


MATSOL courses are offered to school districts and to individuals through open registration.

  • Open registration courses: See course dates below 
  • District-based courses: Contact Ann Feldman, Director of Professional Learning at afeldman@matsol.org

Please see MATSOL Course Registration, Cancellation & Payment Policies.

Professional Development Points or Graduate Credit Option

For more information about earning Professional Development Points or graduate credit for successful course completion, please visit MATSOL's Professional Development Points webpage.

Wait List

If a course is full, you can add your name to the wait list and we will contact you if a seat becomes available. Add me to the wait list...

 

SEI Endorsement

For educators needing Massachusetts Sheltered English Immersion (SEI) Endorsement.

Massachusetts Sheltered English Immersion TEACHER Endorsement Course (RE-600)
  • RE-600-FA17-001 - Starts Sep 5, 2017 - Tuesdays 4:00-7:00 PM (12 sessions), Fitchburg MA
  • RE-600-FA17-002 - Starts Sep 20, 2017 - Wednesdays 4:00 - 7:00 PM (12 sessions), Swansea MA
  • RE-600-FA17-003 - Starts Oct 3, 2017 - Tuesdays 4:00 - 7:00 PM (12 sessions), Lexington MA
  • RE-600-AY18-001 - Starts Jan 9, 2018  - Tuesdays 4:00 - 7:00 PM (12 sessions), Framingham MA
  • RE-600-AY18-002- Starts Jan 18, 2018 - Thursdays 4:30 - 7:30 PM (12 sessions), North Attleborough, MA
  • RE-600-AY18-003- Starts Jan 30, 2018 - Tuesdays 4:30 - 7:30 PM (12 sessions), Weymouth, MA
  • RE-600-AY18-006- Starts Jan 24, 2018 - Wednesdays 4:30 - 7:30 PM (12 sessions), North Attleborough, MA
  • RE-600-SP18-001- Starts Mar 6 2018 - Tuesdays 4:00 - 7:00 PM (12 sessions), Lexington, MA
Massachusetts Sheltered English Immersion ADMINISTRATOR Endorsement Course (RE-601)
  • RE-601-FA17-001 - Starts Sep 27, 2017 - Wednesdays 4:00 - 7:00 PM (5 sessions), Lexington MA
  • RE-601-FA17-002 - Starts Sep 28, 2017 - Thursdays 4:00 - 7:00 PM (5 sessions), Framingham MA
  • RE-601-FA17-003 - Starts Oct 25, 2017 - Wednesdays 8:30-11:30 AM (5 sessions), Hingham MA
  • RE-601-AY18-001 - Starts Jan 9, 2018 - Tuesdays 4:30 - 7:30 PM (5 sessions), North Attleborough, MA
  • RE-601-SP18-001 - Starts Feb 7, 2018 - Wednesdays 4:00 - 7:00 PM (5 sessions), Weymouth, MA 
     
 

English Language Learners

For educators and administrators working with English learners.

MATSOL courses have been developed by expert educators, grounded in their experience teaching in Massachusetts schools, and informed by feedback from educators and school districts across the Commonwealth.

Introduction to English Language Development Standards in Massachusetts (EL-101)
  • Not offered at this time.
Supporting English Learners in Specialty Subjects & Support Services (EL-103)
  •  EL-103-FA-001: Nov 18 & Dec 2, 2017 (Burlington)

Early English Language Development for PK-K Teachers (EL-104)
  • Not offered at this time.
Academic Conversations in Classrooms with English Language Learners (EL-105)
  • Not offered at this time.
Academic English for English Learners in Math and Science (EL-106)
  • Not offered at this time.
Massachusetts Sheltered English Immersion (SEI) Smart Card (EL-107)
  • EL-107-FA17-002: Jan 10, Jan 17 & Webinar Feb. 13, 2018 (Milford)

Extending the Learning courses have been developed by MATSOL, and reviewed and approved by the ESE Office of English Language Acquisition and Academic Achievement. Successful completion of these offerings will earn the participating educator PDPs for recertification. See the ESE website for details about this requirement.