Tri-State News

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Maine

 – November 2012 – Submitted by Ina Demers and Alex Lapidus ESL/ BILINGUAL PROGRAMS STATEWIDE CONFERENCE CALL NOTES October 16 Moderated by Nancy Mullins Reminders – Upcoming dates/events: ACCESS: Test ordering – Pre-Id Label – Bubble in years in Maine ESL program MetriTech Ships Test Materials to Districts November 14-20, 2012 ACCESS Test window opens …

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Maine (Archived)

- April 2011 – Submitted by Laura Wittmann and Ina Demers While several private high schools in Maine (notably, George Stevens Academy in Ellsworth, Foxcroft Academy in Dover-Foxcroft, Maine Central Institute in Waterville and John Bapst in Bangor) have tuitioned international students before, both Millinocket and Orono High will tuition international students in Fall 2011. …

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New Hampshire

Spring NNETESOL News New Hampshire **Workshop: Creating Curriculum-based Language Targets w/the Amplified WIDA ELD Standards The NHDOE Title III Office is presenting a two-day workshop on April 11 and 12 with Don Bouchard, WIDA Senior Trainer.  This workshop will run from 8:30 to 3:00 on both days and is targeted to teacher teams (1 ESOL …

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New Hampshire (Archived)

- April 2011 – Submitted by Kern Goyette and Debra St. Lawrence ESOL Network Meeting: Upper Valley TESOL Network – The Upper Valley TESOL Network meets the first Wednesday of every month at 3:00 at Seminary Hill School at 20 Seminary Hill in West Lebanon, NH. Meetings are held in the white annex in front …

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Vermont

April 2013   UVM’s College of Education and Social Services Diversity Committee held its fourth annual diversity conference on March 13, 2013. The committee prioritizes the particular issues and experiences of refugees, immigrants, and English language learners and this year the theme was “Fulfilling the Dreams of the First Generation College Student.” The goal of …

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Vermont (Archived)

- April 2011 – Submitted by Kirsten Kollgaard News from CREATE at Saint Michael’s College December CREATE conference 12 teams comprised of SMC faculty from both Applied Linguistics and Education and K- 12 ESL and content teachers from the Burlington, South Burlington and Winooski School. Districts met at a day-long conference in December, Teaching Academic …

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