TWI Bulletin Archives

TWI Bulletin #11: 2-Way CABE Presentations (7/8/2002)

Going to 2-Way CABE in Long Beach next week? Come to one of CAL's presentations or visit CAL's booth in the exhibition area to get materials and ask questions about CAL and CREDE (the Center for Research on Education, Diversity and Excellence)!

CAL Presentations:

    Monday, July 15, 2002 (10:30 am - 12 pm, Hyatt "Regency C"): Developing Biliteracy: The Influence of English on the Spanish Writing of Native Spanish Speakers in Two-Way Immersion Programs (Presenters: Raquel Serrano and Donna Christian)

    Tuesday, July 16, 2002 (10:30 am - 12 pm, Convention Center 104 A): Effective Strategies for Biliteracy Development in Two-Way Immersion Programs (Presenter: Julie Sugarman)

Opportunity to Participate in CAL Research:

    Monday, July 15, 2002 (4:45 pm - 6:00 pm, Hyatt "Beacon A"): We are looking for TWI teachers who are native Spanish speakers to fill out a multiple choice questionnaire evaluating statements found in fifth grade students' writing samples. We want your judgment as a member of the Spanish-speaking community in the United States, not academic judgment. You will earn $25 for your participation. (Contact person: Raquel Serrano,


It's not too early to sign up for La Cosecha 2002, to be held November 20-23, 2002 at the Hyatt Regency Tamaya, Santa Ana Pueblo, New Mexico. This year’s conference will focus on the development of standards which promote the proper design and implementation of effective dual language programs. CAL staff will present research findings at the conference. For information, go to


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