March 26, 2007
ISBE DELL e-Broadcast 2007.57 - The Deadline To Register for 2nd Annual Illinois State-wide Bilingual Parent Summit Has Been Extended to April 6, 2007! Register Today!!
The 2nd Annual Illinois State-wide Bilingual Parent Summit for members of Bilingual Parents Advisory Councils (PAC) will be held at the Doubletree Oak Brook in Oak Brook, IL on Saturday, April 14, 2007 from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
This year’s conference will address four important topics: Pre-K-12 educational programs and services, higher education opportunities, parental leadership and advocacy, and community outreach and family support. Speakers will include State Senator Willie Delgado, and noted children’s book authors Alma Flor Ada, F. Isabel Campoy and Ji-Li Liang.
Registration reimbursement is available for up to five individuals per district. Lodging and mileage is available for those traveling more than 50 miles. As with the previous year, reimbursement will be made to the district.
For further information and registration, please call the Illinois Resource Center at 224-366-8500 or visit us at our website at www.thecenterweb.org and click on the “Illinois Resource Center”. The registration form is also available at http://www.isbe.net/bilingual/pdfs/irc_parent_summit.pdf .
Illinois State Board of Education