NYSABE Conference 2019: Speakers, Conference-at-a-Glance, CTLE Credits, and MORE

| March 11, 2019

NYSABE 2019 CONFERENCE:

SPEAKERS, CONFERENCE-AT-A-GLANCE, CTLE CREDITS, AND MORE

PRE-REGISTRATION IS OPEN UNTIL MARCH 15, 2019.If you have not yet registered for our 2019 NYSABE Conference, we invite you to do so. We proudly offer three exciting days of collaborations and professional development sessions focused on:

• developing instructional leadership,
• leveraging resources both in and outside of the classrooms,
• leading and supporting students and families to social and academic success

This three-day educational experience will offer a broad range of research-based innovative topics and strategies that will inspire and energize each of us to look at the challenges we face as opportunities for ALL! We proudly present the following experts as they share their expertise during their keynote addresses, in addition to over 75 concurrent sessions. Earn up to 8 CTLE credits per day of attendance!

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 Please come and listen to our featured speakers:
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Morning Session
Joseph L. Ricca Superintendent White Plains City School District
Joseph L. Ricca
Superintendent
White Plains City School District
Angélica Infante-Green Deputy Commissioner Office of P-12 Instructional Support, NYSED
Angélica Infante-Green
Deputy Commissioner
Office of P-12 Instructional Support, NYSED

Maneka Deanna Brooks Assistant Professor, Texas State University Maneka Deanna Brooks

Assistant Professor, Texas State University
“Do You See Me? Bilingual Identities and Literacy Learning”
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Luncheon
Linda Chen Chief Academic Officer NYCDOELinda Chen
Chief Academic Officer
NYCDOE
Lissette Colón-Collins Assistant Commissioner Office of Bilingual Education and World Languages, NYSEDLissette Colón-Collins
Assistant Commissioner
Office of Bilingual Education and World Languages, NYSED

Evelyn DeJesus Vice President for Education United Federation of TeachersEvelyn DeJesus

Vice President for Education
United Federation of Teachers
Catalina Cruz New York State Assemblywoman for the 29th DistrictCatalina Cruz
New York State Assemblywoman for the 29th District
“A DREAMer Elected into Office”
Friday, March 22, 2019 
Morning Session 
Mirza Sánchez-Medina Deputy Chief Academic Officer Division of Multilingual Learners, NYCDOEMirza  Sánchez-Medina
Deputy Chief Academic Officer
Division of Multilingual Learners, NYCDOE
Cara Calabrese  Lafayette International Community High School  Buffalo Public SchoolsCara Calabrese 
Lafayette International Community High School
Buffalo Public Schools
Mario Palma Vice President of Multilingual Teaching and Learning American Reading CompanyMario Palma
Vice President of Multilingual Teaching and Learning
American Reading Company
Kathy Escamilla Bob and Judy Charles Endowed Chair of Education and Professor, University of Colorado BoulderKathy Escamilla
Bob and Judy Charles Endowed Chair of Education and Professor,
University of Colorado Boulder
“Building Bilingualism and Biliteracy: ¡Ya es hora!
Friday, March 22, 2019 
Luncheon
Betty Rosa Chancellor NYSED Board of RegentsBetty Rosa
Chancellor
NYSED Board of Regents
Carmen Dinos
Professor, Brooklyn College(R)
Richard A. Carranza
Chancellor
New York City Department of Education
Saturday, March 23, 2019 
Morning Session
David Kirkland Director, Metropolitan Center for Research on Equity and the Transformation of Schools, NYUDavid Kirkland
Director, Metropolitan Center for Research
on Equity and the Transformation of Schools, NYU
 Luis O. Reyes Regent-at-Large NYSED Board of RegentsLuis O. Reyes
Regent-at-Large
NYSED Board of Regents
Laura Ascenzi-Moreno
Brooklyn College
“Leveraging the ‘Learning Edge’: Translanguaging, Teacher
Agency and Assessing Emergent Bilinguals’ Reading”
ADDITIONAL FEATURED SESSIONS
Parent Panel Highlighted Session (Thursday, March 21, 2019, 10:30-12:00)
Educational Policy Highlighted Session (Friday, March 22, 2019, 10:30-12:00)
Leadership Forum (Friday, March 22, 2019, 2:30-4:00)
Bilingual Special Education Panel (Saturday, March 23, 2019, 10:30-12:00)
FUNDING THAT CAN BE USED TO SUPPORT STAFF AND PARENT ATTENDANCE:
• Title I Parent Involvement Funds
• Title III Funds
• Tax Levy Funds
• PTA/PTO Sponsorships
 NYCDOE Vendor # 112847914
EARN UP TO 8 CTLE CREDITS PER DAY OF ATTENDANCE
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