DSC_0017 DSC_0138 DSC_0177 DSC_0201 DSC_0241 DSC_0262 DSC_0291 DSC_0308 DSC_0351 DSC_0383

> Conference 2013

2013 WABE Annual Conference

What’s Academic Language Got to Do with It?

 

» This year’s focus: Academic Language in the Content areas; New ELP/CCSS Standards; Strategies for Long Term English Learners
»Over 80 Workshops on ELL instruction, resources, assessment & research; K-16
» Pre-conference school visits to leading ELL & dual language programs, and Project GLAD classroom demonstrations
» Powerful, practical keynotes and pertinent vendor displays
» Clock hours available

 

April 19 & 20, 2013

 

Presenter Handouts

 

featuring Dr. Martha Castellón, Dr. Gisela Ernst-Slavit, Susana Dutro…. and YOU!

at the Yakima Convention Center

10 North 8th Street, Yakima, WA 98901

 


Dr. Martha Castellón

*Executive Director of Stanford’s Understanding Language Project
*Experienced teacher, professional development provider, curriculum writer, and project director for research studies and initiatives related to the education of ELLs. In addition, Martha administers the Stanford Online CTEL/CLAD Program and the Stanford English Language Learner Leadership Network

 


Dr. Gisela Ernst-Slavit

*Professor of Education and ESL at WSU Vancouver
*Expert in the areas of academic language pedagogy, biliteracy development and teacher preparation for multilingual/multicultural settings. *Coauthor of Access to Academics: Planning Instruction for K-12 Classrooms with ELLs (Pearson), TESOL PreK-
12 English Language Proficiency Standards, and others

 


Susana Dutro

*Co-founder and CEO of E. L. Achieve, an organization dedicated to assisting educators in equipping ELLs for academic achievement
*Developed a research-based framework E. L. Achieve’s Approach to English Learner Instruction and is the principal author of several handbooks based on that approach.

 

 

Schedules:

 

Friday April 19

Saturday April 20

 

Cancellation Policies

 

Conference Lodging

The Red Lion and the Holiday Inn are sold out. we have opened extra rooms at the Holiday Inn Express. Ask for “WABE or Washington Association for Bilingual Education conference rate” for the evenings of April 18 & 19.

Holiday Inn Express
1001 East “A” St
Yakima, WA 98901
509-249-1000