Multistate Association for Bilingual Education, Northeast
A nonprofit organization for educators, families, and policy makers
Dual Language Education Program District and School Leadership Retreat
Sembrando Raíces is a retreat for district and school leaders committing to Dual Language Education programs in the district and designed to facilitate planning, preparation, and design of new and expanding dual language education programs.
Facilitators: Yael Zakon-Bourke, Marla Perez-Selles, Phyllis Hardy
Sembrando Raíces Dual Language Education program leadership planning retreat includes:
Districts must participate as a team including Superintendent, Assistant Superintendent, Director of Bilingual and SEI programs, Principal or Assistant Principal of schools where program may be placed; and a minimum of three other district support personnel leaders, such as Human Resource Department, Parent Information Center, and Director of Curriculum, Director of Teaching and Learning. Participating teachers may include bilingual teachers, support teachers and non-dual language teachers. Other participants may include parents, board of education members, etc.
Contact MABE for further information or to request this service.