OCDE Project GLAD® 2022 Session

What is GLAD?

GLAD Informational Video

WRESA is excited to offer the North Carolina, standards based Project Glad Tier I training and certification. In this rigorous professional development model, participants will

  • Gain a better understanding of English language development.

  • Acquire research based instructional strategies to meet the cognitive, linguistic, and emotional needs of all students.

  • Grasp knowledge on how to integrate content and English Language Development standards for differentiated core instruction.


  • K – 8 Classroom Teachers

  • K-12 ESL Teachers

  • Dual Language Teachers

  • EC Teachers

There are two components to GLAD training. Component I is the Research and Theory portion and component II is the Demonstration portion. Component I is two full days while Component II is four full days.

For questions and registration, please contact:

Candie Sellers


OCDE Project GLAD 2022 Session:

Includes: 6 Full days of training and a training manual

Type:    Face-to-Face  (All Sessions)
Time:  8:00am-3:30pm  (All Sessions)
Fee:     $650.00 WRESA Members (Includes a Training Manual)
       $1025.00 Non-Members (Includes a Training Manual)
Credit: 40 Contact Hours - Must Attend all 6 days to receive credit

There are two components to GLAD training: You must complete Component I and Component II training to receive full credit. Choose dates from each Component below:

*Component I: Research and Theory  (This is a 2- day requirement)

 When you register, you will  choose one of the following options for the 2-day event:

  1. July 18th   and  July 19th in Henderson County (Mills River Academy)    OR
  2. Sept 28th and  Sept 29th in Henderson County (Location TBD)

 * Component II: Classroom Demonstrations  (This is a 4-day requirement)

When you register, you will choose one of the following options for the 4-day event.  Please choose the grade level closest to the grade level you teach:

  1. Oct  24th-Oct  27th (4th Grade Unit- Henderson County Schools at Edneyville)    OR
  2. Nov  7th-Nov 10th (8th/9th Grade Unit- Henderson County Schools – TBD)