Calendar of Events

California Association for Bilingual Education–CABE 2020 @ Hilton San Francisco & Parc 55 Union Square
Apr 8 @ 7:30 am – Apr 11 @ 6:00 pm

A perfect vision for Multiculturalism and Multiliteracy.

CABE 2020
American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting @ The Moscone Center
Apr 17 @ 8:00 am – Apr 21 @ 5:00 pm

AERA will not be holding a place-based Annual Meeting in San Francisco, CA, in April 2020 due to the coronavirus. Instead, we are shifting to a virtual meeting. 

Each year, the American Educational Research Association (AERA) Annual Meeting is the world’s largest gathering of education researchers and a showcase for groundbreaking, innovative studies in an array of areas. Join us at the Moscone CenterApril 17-21, 2020, for five rewarding days of ideas, engagement, networking, and professional advancement.


Washington Association for Bilingual Education @ Hyatt Regency Bellevue, Bellevue, WA
Apr 23 @ 8:00 am – Apr 25 @ 5:00 pm

The Washington Association for Bilingual Education promotes bilingual/multicultural education throughout the state of Washington in every possible way, at all educational and legislative levels, and among all groups. WABE Conference 2020

Literacy Squared Institute @ Hotel Colonial
Jun 13 @ 8:00 am – Jun 20 @ 5:00 pm

Every 2 years, the BUENO Center for Multicultural Education holds an immersive bilingual institute for educators at the Hotel Colonial in beautiful Puebla, Mexico. The institute focuses on a comprehensive biliteracy model called Literacy Squared that has been designed to accelerate the development of biliteracy in Spanish-English speaking children.

Literacy Squared

Paridad: La clave de Oaxaca @ Chicago, IL - Oaxaca, Mexico
Jun 13 @ 8:00 am – Jul 25 @ 5:00 pm

The LA CLAVE de Oaxaca 2020 Institute is designed for both teacher and administrator participants to understand and incorporate language and culture focused curricular components into units that build on the linguistic, cultural and cognitive assets of multicultural learners, all within the context of social justice.

La clave de Oaxaca

CILAC Freire – Language and Culture for Educators @ Cuernavaca, México
Jun 13 @ 8:00 pm – Jul 3 @ 5:00 pm

Gain a clearer understanding of the complex cultural issues which govern Mexico. Better understand the expectations Mexican immigrant families may have for their children’s education, based on their own experiences Improve your understanding not only of the language but also of the cultural heritage of your students. In this way, you can prepare yourself to better meet the needs of the Mexican students in your school community, improve communication between yourself and your students’ families, ease the process of acculturation and enhance student achievement.

Cilac Freire

6th International Colloquium on Languages, Cultures, Identity, in Schools and Society @ Centro Cultural Palacio de la Audiencia
Jul 1 @ 8:00 am – Jul 3 @ 5:00 pm

The Colloquium, organized by the Loyola Marymount University School of Education, Los Angeles, California, with the support of the Department of Culture of the City of Soria, welcomes professionals, college students, and any individual interested in the impact of language, culture, and identity on our lives.

6th International Colloquim on Language, Cultures, Identity in School and Society

New Mexico Coalition of Educational Leaders Summer Conference @ Embassy Suites Hotel
Jul 21 @ 8:00 am – Jul 24 @ 5:00 pm

NMCEL is an association that represents school administrators in New Mexico. The governing board has representatives from 18 affiliates. Overall there are approximately 1500 individual members of NMCEL. It’s the organization that has a representative who attends meetings of legislative interim committees, and agency meetings affecting education. NMCEL represents administrators during the entire legislative session. NMCEL conducts seminars, conferences and provides professional development in concert with other educational entities.

New Mexico Coalition of Educational Leaders

Texas Association for Bilingual Education 49th Annual Conference @ Westin Galleria Hotel & Westin Oaks Hotel
Oct 7 @ 8:00 am – Oct 10 @ 5:00 pm

The go-to-conference for content based academic language instruction strategies, authentic literacy materials & vendors, current research on translanguaging and metalinguistic learning. Providing over 45 years of content based academic language sessions to the bilingual/dual language education community!


The Association of Two-Way & Dual Language Education – 28th Annual Two-Way Bilingual Immersion Conference @ Riverside Convention Center
Oct 15 @ 7:00 am – Oct 17 @ 4:00 pm

The 28th Annual Two-Way Bilingual Immersion Conference will be held from Thursday, October 15th through Saturday, October 17th, 2020 at the Riverside Convention Center in Riverside, CA. This conference will offer powerful keynote speakers and innovative breakout sessions led by leaders in the Two-Way & Dual Language Education.  Dozens of exhibitors and vendors throughout the conference space will showcase the latest instructional materials and programs for you to review.

ATDLE 28th Annual Two-Way Bilingual Immersion Conference