This Dual Language conference is an opportunity for school and district leaders, classroom teachers, and staff working in Dual Language Education programs to network with other Dual Language practitioners, engage in professional development for Dual Language instruction, and learn how to develop and advocate for Dual Language Education. For conference purposes, dual language program models include Two-Way Immersion, One-Way Immersion and Transitional Bilingual Education programs.
The theme of this year’s conference is Making Connections with a Focus on Culture.
Use the following strands identified under the Guiding Principles for Dual Language Education as topics for workshops and presentations:▪ Assessment and Accountability▪ Curriculum▪ Instruction▪ Staff Quality and Professional Development▪ Program Structure▪ Family and Community▪ Support and Resources
Please see the Call for Proposals, Description of Types of Workshop Sessions, and Rubric for Proposal Evaluations before preparing your submission: https://www.massmabe.org/DLE-conference
MABE requires that all presenters submit this online proposal form by January 21, 2019.
Notifications of acceptance to present will be made by January 28, 2018.
Thank you for sharing your expertise and knowledge!