September 10, 2008

ISBE DELL e-Broadcast 2008.130 - Annual Fall State Bilingual Program (TBE/TPI/LIPLEP/IEP) Directors' Meeting: Deadlines Approaching

Dear Program Directors and Administrators Serving ELLs:

This note is from the Division of English Language Learning at the Illinois State Board of Education.

If you are planning to attend the State Bilingual Program Directors' Meeting on October 6-7, 2008 at the Holiday Inn Crowne Plaza and have NOT made a hotel reservation, please contact the Holiday Inn Express. The deadline to make a reservation at the guaranteed state rate of $70 + tax is September 15, 2008.

For more details on overnight accommodations at the Holiday Inn Express, see our web page at:

If you have not registered for the meeting, please:

  1. Download the registration form at

  2. Complete the registration form.

  3. Mail the registration form with payment to: The Sangamon County Regional Office of Education 51, 200 South 9th Street, Room 303, County Complex, Springfield, Illinois, 62701-1629. ROE 51 needs to receive your registration and payment by September 30, 2008.

If you have questions about the FY09 State Bilingual Program Directors' Meeting, call the Division of English Language Learning at 312-814-3850.