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Register for HISD’s Multilingual Bilingual and Dual Language Summit

2021 January 6
by HISD Communications

HISD’s Multilingual Programs invites teachers and administrators to the virtual Bilingual and Dual Language Summit on Saturday, January 30 from 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

The summit will provide research-based instructional strategies to teachers and administrators that will help them explore effective best practices that will enhance existing transitional bilingual or dual language programs. Participants will have the opportunity to attend a keynote session and choose up to three professional learning sessions from experts such as Dr. Sharroky Hollie, Dr. Monica Lara, and Dr. Adrian Mendoza.

Dr. Sharroky Hollie will serve as the summit’s keynote speakers. He is a national educator who provides professional development to educators in cultural and linguistic responsiveness. Dr. Hollie highlights teaching practices that support being linguistically responsive to English Learners. Dr. Hollie will also offer break-out sessions during the summit.

A variety of EL instructional strategies and resources will be offered to teachers who attend sessions, and participants will be entered into a prize giveaway.

Featured Sessions:

Session TitlePresenter
Most Effective Practices for Administrators to Serve Language Learners with Culture & LanguageDr. Sharroky Hollie
How to Continue to Foster and Strengthen True Bilingual Education During Remote Learning TimesDr. Monica Lara
What Should an Administrator Observe in Effective Bilingual and Dual Language Classrooms During Remote Learning Time?Dr. Sandra Mercuri
  ¡Toma la palabra! Enlazando la oralidad y la lectoescritura durante los tiempos de aprendizaje a distancia   Dr. Monica Lara
Construyendo una comunidad con una mentalidad de desarrollo matemático para estudiantes de un segundo idioma durante el tiempo de aprendizaje a distanciaDr. Adrian Mendoza
  ¡Alégrate con Be GLAD!  Gladys Gutierrez Carmen Diaz
Building a Mathematical Growth Mindset Community for 2nd Language Learners During Remote Learning TimeDr. Adrian Mendoza
Shared Reading & Writing Activities & Language ObjectivesDr. Sandra Mercuri
Content, Literacy & Language Integration & Language ObjectivesDr. Sandra Mercuri

Registration is open and in OneSource

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