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Join us May 6, 2015, in Linthicum Heights, MD, as we bring together national and local experts to share research-based strategies designed to meet the complex educational needs of our diverse student populations. The workshops at our fourth annual conference will feature Strategies for Creating Safe School Climates & Addressing the Needs of English Learners. Educators, administrators, and policymakers will gain valuable information on how to establish positive learning conditions to increase academic achievement for all students as well as methods to address the varied challenges faced by English Learners. We look forward to working together to boost achievement for all students!
featuring keynote speakers....
Dr. Tyrone Howard
Faculty Director, Division of Urban Schooling, the Graduate School of Education and Information Studies at UCLA; Director, Black Male Institute, and author of “Why Race and Culture Matter in Schools: Closing the Achievement Gap in America's Classrooms"
Dr. M. Beatriz Arias
Vice President, and Chief Development Officer, Center for Applied Linguistics; Associate Professor Emerita, Division of Curriculum and Instruction, Mary Lou Fulton College of Education, Arizona State University; and author of “Academic Language in Second Language Learning"
The 2015 MAEC Annual Conference is being coordinated in partnership with The U.S. Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, Philadelphia, PA