What is GLAD?
Be GLAD Training is an instructional model promoting language acquisition, and holds the title for Academic Excellence from the U.S. Department of Education. Be GLAD is an approved vendor in districts and cooperatives throughout the United States and qualifies for Federal funding (e.g. Title I, III, & VII). Our training is 100% Online, self-paced, and takes only a few minutes to register teachers.
Be GLAD is the only exclusively endorsed providers of Project GLAD.
Be GLAD is an approved vendor in districts and cooperatives throughout the United States and qualifies for Federal funding (e.g. Title I, III, & VII). Our training is 100% Online, self-paced, and takes only a few minutes to register teachers.
Coaches & Admin: The Key to Sustaining Effective Instruction
There is an old adage in education surrounding professional development: “This too shall pass…” Most teachers have experienced the one-day workshop wherein great ideas are shared, only to never be implemented in the classroom. While fads come and go, one thing has staying power, research-based effective teaching strategies!
Meet Project GLAD Co-Creators Marcia Brechtel & Linnea Haley!
For the first time in history, Marcia Brechtel & Linnea Haley share their stories and how they created Project GLAD. We are honored and humbled to be part of their journey, spreading GLAD far & wide to educators around the world. As the only organization endorsed by Marcia Brechtel & Linnea Haley, it is our mission to help the world Be GLAD.
Project GLAD Origin Story
Project GLAD® was developed by Marcia Brechtel and Linnea Haley in the 1980's and was originally called Project GLEP (Guided Language Experience Process). Their unique perspectives and styles allowed for a comprehensive and amazing program to be created. They formulated this model to focus on academic language acquisition, literacy development, and building cross-cultural skills. Brechtel and Haley designed the strategies and model to specifically target and promote rapid growth with groundbreaking efficiency.
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