ELD Professional Learning Conference: Increasing Opportunities, Advancing Equity. November 15-17, 2022. Virtual

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The 2022 English Language Development Professional Learning Conference is a unique opportunity for educators to engage in knowledge sharing, discussion, and critical analysis of educational policies and practices to increase positive educational outcomes for multilingual learners.


Conference Themes

  • Instructional practices for promoting student achievement in K-12.
  • Educational data collection, analysis, and use.
  • Educational policy and leadership.
  • Strategies that foster social emotional learning and student resiliency.
  • Social justice education.
  • Family engagement and community partnerships.

To be eligible to register for the 2022 ELD Conference, you must be a current employee of a local education agency (LEA) or higher education institution and register with an organization-affiliated email address.

Statement of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Center for Schools and Communities strives to create and promote a safe space in which individuals are entitled to participate in all conference sessions and activities free of discrimination. Diversity, equity, and inclusion are central to our vision of providing a safe, productive, and welcoming environment to all participants. We embrace the value of every person, regardless of race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, marital status, religion, national origin, ancestry, or differing abilities.

The 2022 ELD Professional Learning Conference is presented by the Pennsylvania Department of Education and coordinated by Center for Schools and Communities, a division of Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit 16.