September 16, 2013

ISBE DELL e-Broadcast Newsletter 2013-243: Conference Registration Reminders for the Fall Bilingual Program Directors' Meeting & National Refugee and Immigrant Conference

Dear Bilingual Program Directors:

This short note gives you the opportunity to register for two upcoming professional development events.  Registration information for Fall Bilingual Program Directors’ Meeting in Lisle, IL can be found in our HOT TOPICS section at http://www.isbe.net/bilingual .  If you have not already registered, give it a click.

A second event, The 2013 National Refugee and Immigrant Conference: Issues and Innovations will be held in Chicago on Thursday and Friday, October 10-11, 2013. Registration is underway, and there are two ways to register: either online with credit card only or by mail.  All registration information is found at http://www.thecenterweb.org/alrc/refugee.html.

The  Conference provides opportunities to learn about and share information on issues affecting refugee and immigrant children and their families, schools, healthcare, and cultural adjustment.  Please share the packet with your staff and others who may be interested in attending this conference.

Please contact Lynn Osheff at losheff@cntrmail.org or 224.366.8500 with questions about the 2013 National Refugee and Immigrant Conference.

In closing, we look forward to serving and seeing you in the near future.