January 13, 2011

ISBE DELL E-Broadcast 2011.199 – U.S. Department of Education, Office of English Language Acquisition: 2011 National Conversations on English Learner Education

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The Office of English Language Acquisition (OELA) is pleased to announce a series of National Conversations on English Learner (EL) Education.

Across several weeks, these stakeholder conversations will be held in six locations (three primary locations, including Dallas, TX, February 10 – 11, Los Angeles, CA, March 7 – 8 and New York, NY, April 11 – 12 with secondary satellite locations for each event in Chicago, IL, February 10-11, Seattle, WA, March 7-8, and Charlotte, NC, April 11-12).

The main goal is to bring together key stakeholders (practitioners, parents, researchers) to engage in a dynamic dialogue on how to achieve a quality English Learner education for the 21st century.

You are invited to download the save-the-date flier for further information and to share with your colleagues. For inquiries, contact askncela@gwu.edu or call NCELA toll-free at 1-800- 321- 6223.