The Departments of Educational Leadership and Curriculum & Instruction at Texas A&M University- Commerce are hosting a series of workshops for K-12 school administrators as part of the ¡Profes! grant. The ¡Mejoramos!/We Improve workshops will address meeting the academic & linguistic needs of ELLs through effective bilingual and ESL programs and through innovative parent involvement that builds on ELL parent strengths. The workshop participants will collect & analyze school district ELL data and create and implement long-term program involvement plans. Free materials, including professional books, will be provided.
- To form a cohort of school administrators who support each other in accomplishing their common goals for English language learners.
- To engage school administrators in professional development focusing on ELL achievement data.
- To improve school administrators’ support of bilingual and ESL education programs.
Metroplex Center, 2600 Motley Dr., Mesquite, TX 75150.
Teachers from partner districts will receive a $50 stipend for attending each workshop.