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Monday, October 24, 2011

TABE Conference 2011



TABE is an acronym for Texas Association for Bilingual Education. This year it was held in near my hometown. TABE is an organization to help people who are interested in Bilingual Education. They share and exchange ideas for more effective implementation. Different sessions occur to acquire ideas to implement in one/two way dual language classrooms. I was honored to attend this year. I have never attended and was pleased. There are different exhibitors to exhibit different materials to use in the classroom. I was honored  to come across Bilingual Planet. I had previous came across them through searching for bilingual material. I was honored when they added my blog to  their site under teacher resources. I went to their station to greet them and explain who I was. They were so happy to meet me in person. They are really nice people. I am thankful for their hospitality. My gratitude is immense and can't thank them enough. I am so  happy to have their material in my classroom. They  will be useful. Bilingual material is so limited that sometimes as teachers we have to translate    them. I love their material and its so kids friendly.In the pictures is Dolly Loaiza author from products from Bilingual Planet and myself.

3 comments:

Karla said...

Melissa! Where have you been? I miss reading your blog! Inspired by you, I made on of my own. I'm not very good at the daily/weekly/monthly blogging, but I'm working on it! Lol. Check it out!
Respectfully,
Karla @ TeachinginSpanglish.blogspot.com/

Dolly said...

Love the pic . You are so sweet!

We hope to see you again in the future. Dolly www.bilingual planet.com

Sandra Bustos said...

I joined Bilingual Planet also!! I love all the material they have, you are right about teachers having limited resources!!! Keep blogging you are great!