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California Association for Bilingual Education (CABE)

The California Association for Bilingual Education (CABE) is a non-profit organization incorporated in 1976 to promote bilingual education and quality educational experiences for all students in California. CABE's Chief Executive Officer is Jan Gustafson Corea, who is also a member of the NDLF Advisory Committee.

CABE has 5,000 members and a total of over 30 chapters, affiliates, and partnerships with other state and national advocacy organizations, all working to promote equity and student achievement for students with diverse cultural, racial, and linguistic backgrounds. CABE recognizes and honors the fact that we live in a rich multicultural, global society and that respect for diversity makes us a stronger state and nation.


Biliteracy, educational equity, and 21st century success for all.


To support this central vision of biliteracy, educational equity, and 21st century success for all students, we will implement priorities, initiatives, and services targeted to teachers, administrators, parents, and others designed to dramatically increase California's capacity to create culturally diverse and competent 21st century learning environments of high intellectual performance for all English Learners and other language learners and to graduate all English Learners college, career, and 21st century ready and prepared to live their lives to their full potential

Visit the CABE website to learn more.