“Linking the past with the Future: Using Heritage Languages and Cultures to Promote Academic English Proficiency for Success in School, Higher Education and Careers” is the theme for the National Association for Bilingual Education (NABE) 2012 Indigenous Bilingual Education Pre-Conference Institute this year. Focusing on the Title III Native American and Alaska Native Children in School program (NAM), the institute will feature several exemplary NAM projects and will take place on February 15, 2012.
More information on the preconference institute can be found at http://www.ncela.gwu.edu/meetings/nabe2012preconferenc , and the full agenda is available at http://www.ncela.gwu.edu/files/uploads/45/NABE2012IndigenousBilingual.pdf
You must register for the NABE conference to attend the Indigenous Bilingual Education Pre-conference institute. Conference registration and lodging information is available on the NABE website at http://www.nabe.org/conference.html
Information on the NABE conference program is available at http://www.nabe.org/program.html
NCELA List. Educational Opportunity: NABE 2012 Indigenous Bilingual Education Pre-Conference Institute. NCELA List (NCELA@HERMES.GWU.EDU, 18 Jan 2012).