MABE    

Massachusetts Association for Bilingual Education

A nonprofit organization for  educators, families, and policy makers


 

Summer Institute Professional Development

Menu of Professional Development Opportunities 2017 

Registration at www.massmabe.org/events opens February 1 and extended to July 1, 2017.

Minimum # of participants are required to hold each PD opportunity

Certificate of PDP's Awarded

Registration and Payment occur separately. 

Payment methods are off site and include check, credit card or purchase order (school/district).

Payment Policy

Refund Policy

Teaching for Biliteracy

Facilitators: Melody Wharton, Patricia Nunez, Center for Teaching for Biliteracy

Date: August 16 & 17, 2017

Location: Norwalk, CT

Fees:

  • 2-day PD: $450 for MABE members
  • 2-day PD: $495 for Non-members
       Participant #s:
  • Minimum # of Participants to Hold: 20
  • Maximum # of Participants: 40
Recommendation:Teaching for Biliteracy Strengthening Bridges Between Languages

Purchase textbook here


Dual Language Learners and Special Education

Facilitators: Maria Wilson-Portuondo, Maria Campanario, Phyllis Hardy

Date: August 17, 2017

Location: Worcester *

Fees:

  • 1-day PD: $225 for MABE members
  • 1-day PD: $265 for Non-members

       Participant #s:

  • Minimum # of Participants to Hold: 15
  • Maximum # of Participants: 30

*We will consider changing location if one or more schools near each other can commit to registering a minimum of 15 participants.

          Teaching and Planning with Strategies from Literacy Squared
(El dictado, Lotta Lara, Paired Literacy Instructional Planning)

Facilitator: Meg Burns, Assistant Professor, TESOL and Bilingual Education, Graduate School of Education, Lesley University

Date: August 10 & 11, 2017

Location: Worcester *

Fees:

      • 2-day PD: $450 for MABE members
      • 2-day PD: $495 for Non-members

       Participant #s:

      • Minimum # of Participants to Hold: 20
      • Maximum # of Participants: 40
Requirement: Literacy Squared textbook
Purchase textbook here    

*We will consider changing location if one or more schools near each other can commit to registering a minimum of 15 participants.


 La Siembra or El Enriquecer Program Retreat

Facilitators: Minerva Gonzalez, Yael Zakon-Bourke

Schools, Dates and Locations TBD
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