•  Third Annual Effective Border Schools Conference
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      Connecting ELLs to World-Wide Opportunities through the Power of Language
    Derribando Barreras-Trascendiendo Fronteras
    May 21-22, 2018
    (registration page)
    South Padre Island Convention Centre
    South Padre Island, Texas 
       Updated flyer  
       Look no further for effective practices for ELLs in schools!
    This event showcases effective practices in bilingual, dual-language, and ESL programs.
    Discover best practices for diverse learners! 
      Invited Speakers
     Mrs. Sackman-Ebuwa
    Dorina Sackman-Ebuawa, Boss of B.E.L.I.E.V.E.! but a teacher first! 
      Dr. Carranza  
    Richard A. Carranza, New York City Schools Chancellor
    Denise Soler Cox
    Denise Soler Cox, Co-Creator/Co-Producer of Being Eñye and Co-Founder of Project Eñye 


    If you are interested in become an exhibitor, please access this site to submit your proposal:



    Presentation Proposal deadline has passed.  

    Thank you for your interest.

  • Conference Contact Information:
    Karina E. Zuno-Chapa
     Director of Language Proficiency, Biliteracy, and Cultural Diversity
    Phone: 956-984-6246
     Xochitl A. Rocha, Ed.D
    Bilingual/ESL Specialist
    Phone: 956-984-6246
    Diana Gonzalez 
     Program Assistant
    Phone: 956-984-6238
Last Modified on March 23, 2018