Multistate Association for Bilingual Education, Northeast
A nonprofit organization for educators, families, and policy makers
New Dual Language Education Program School Leadership Retreat
La Siembra ™ is a 2-full day retreat designed by Dual Language Education New Mexico (DLeNM) to facilitate planning, preparation, and design of new dual language programs.
Facilitators: Yael Zakon-Bourke, Deborah Sercombe, Amy Finsmith, Phyllis Hardy, and Katie Cardamone
The La Siembra™ program planing retreat includes:
Schools must participate as a team including Principal or Assistant Principal; Teacher Leader (e.g. instructional coach or program coordinator); and a minimum of three teachers, who represent primary and intermediate grades. Participating teachers may include support teachers and non-dual language teachers. Other participants may include district support personnel, parents, board of education members, etc. A maximum of 8 participants per school permitted.
Contact MABE for further information or to request this service