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Promoting linguistic diversity, bilingual education, and multicultural awareness.


Annual Conference 2016

Come to Bellevue April 29-30! 


WABE 2016: The 21st Century ELL Student


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for all registration links and general conference information.




Dr. Ofelia Garcia: Translanguaging

Dr. Kate Kinsella: Academic Language


Hyatt Regency Bellevue on Seattle’s Eastside



Bring the team and experience the biggest WABE conference ever! 

















Regional Forums 2015-16

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The WABE Regional Forums are a popular way to access WABE workshops near your home or district.

These low cost, Saturday workshops are based in solid theory of learning, but are designed to provide “rubber-meets-the-road” strategies you will be able to use tomorrow.

More presentations will be added soon. Keep checking for one in your area.


Also see our Outside Events page for other ELL/Bilingual professional learning opportunities.