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Last Date to Register: 2/24/2021 12:01 AM
Last Date to Cancel: 2/22/2021 12:01 AM
Agency: CESA 2
Agency Contact: Robin Rivas
Agency Assistant: Kayla Kolstad 262-473-1473
Location: Zoom Link
Facility: Web Link
Date/Time:
2/25/2021 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
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Description: Multilingual Learners succeed when families, schools, and communities work together. However, many schools struggle to engage MLL parents. The challenge is complex with reasons ranging from cultural and language barriers to parent’s limited time or ridged work schedules to lack of know-how, fear, and distrust. This webinar's goal is to empower and inspire educators of K–12 school-age children to take an active role in developing healthy and constructive relationships with their MLL parents.

Cost: $40 for participants in the CESA 2 L&C Network or Title III, $89 per person for all others

 

About the Facilitator: Robin Rivas has worked as a teacher and administrator for 34 years with culturally and linguistically diverse populations. Robin is a certified ESL teacher and administrator who is bilingual (Spanish/English). She did her undergraduate work at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee where she majored in education (ESL). Subsequently, she received a master’s degree in curriculum and instruction, with an emphasis on multicultural education from UWM. Robin has recently received her Ed.D in curriculum, instruction, and assessment from Walden University with a research focus on RTI and English Learners.

 

 

 

 



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