Oregon Association for Bilingual Education


Our Mission

OABE’s mission is to advocate for Oregon students, by promoting bilingual education programs, based on solid research, pedagogy and professional development. Our organization prioritizes closing the opportunity gap for English language learners through native language instruction and English language development.

OABE values cultural diversity and meaningful family involvement.

The Oregon Association for Bilingual Education (OABE)  is pleased to announce that we hosting the 2019 Winter Institute, January 18th and 19th at Holiday Inn in Salem, Oregon!

Friday Keynote Speaker: Kristin Souers (Author of “Fostering Resilient Learners”)

Saturday Keynote Speaker: Karen Beeman (Author of “Teaching for Biliteracy: Strengthening Bridges Between Languages”)

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