FREE Webinars on Bilingual Education Spring 2016 – CUNY-NYSIEB – Registration

| February 17, 2016
UNY-NYSIEB (City University-New York State Initiative on Emergent Bilinguals) will once again be offering four free webinars on Bilingual Education. You and the student-educators in your bilingual education/extension/certification programs are invited to participate virtually in any of four different programs that will be delivered through one-hour free webinars:
March 7, 2016, 4:00-5:00pm
Teaching practices and translanguaging pedagogy in elementary transitional and one-way dual language bilingual programs. With Hulda Yau, Teacher, School #28, Rochester City School District
March 21, 2016, 4:00-5:00pm
Starting a dual Language bilingual education program for young bilinguals. With Tori Hunt, Principal, and her Team at Dos Puentes Elementary School, NYC
March 28, 2016, 4:00-5:00pm
Developing and sustaining a high school for newcomers: Bilingual approaches in an English as a New Language stand alone program and a dual language bilingual program. With Ramón Namnum, Principal, and his Team at High School of World Cultures, NYC
April 4, 2016, 4:00-5:00pm
A blueprint to incorporate translanguaging in Dual Language Bilingual Education. With Cristian Solorza, Director of Bilingual / Dual Language Programs, Bank Street College of
Education with Gladys Aponte and Timothy Becker, Teachers, NYCDOE
The deadline to register is March 4, 2016. To register, simply click on this link:
Once registered, you will receive login information and instructions one week prior to the webinar. We look forward to your participation in the CUNY-NYSIEB Webinars on Bilingual Education.
Sincerely yours,
Professor Ofelia García and Dr. Maite Sánchez