Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Education (CLDE) Conference

Second Annual Educating Children of Color 

CLDE Summer 2020 Academy

PART I: June 29th & 30 th

PART II: July 23rd & 24th

Colorado Springs, CO (Location TBD)

Dr. Barbara J. Dray & Dr. Susana Ibarra Johnson, will be offering two 15 hour summer workshops on differentiating instruction and assessment for culturally and linguistically diverse learners for teachers seeking to earn hours towards CDE’s CLDE 45 hour licensure renewal requirement and/or 90 hours professional license renewal.

PART I: will focus on foundational and new understandings of language acquisition and techniques to enhance oral language development.  Participants will use unit plans from their current teaching to apply foundational concepts and embed language supports for multilingual learners in their own authentic lessons.

WHEN: Thursday, June 29th & Friday, June 30th, 2020

WHERE: Colorado Springs (Location TBD based on enrollment)

COST: $199

PART II: will focus on formative and summative assessment practices to support the teaching/learning cycle for multilingual learners. Participants will use the unit plan adapted in PART I to build in authentic assessments based on student language proficiency levels to inform  instruction and improve outcomes for multilingual learners. *this is a continuation of PART I (2019 and 2020 participants welcome!!!).

WHEN: Thursday, July 23rd & Friday, July 24th, 2020

WHERE: Colorado Springs (Location TBD based on enrollment)

COST: $199

For information  contact us at or 719-640-6633.


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Register for CLDE Summer 2020 Academy Part I 

June 29 and 30, 2020


Register for CLDE Summer 2020 Academy Part II 

July 23 to July 24, 2020



Dr. Barbara J. Dray


Dr. Susana Ibarra Johnson



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