Join Dr. Ofelia Garcia in January, 2015.
1. Tuesday, January 20, 2015: Dr. Garcia will speak to the Hawaii State Board of Education. At this meeting, community members are invited to present written and oral testimony on issues around Multilingual/English Language Learners in Hawaii. The event will be from 8:30 – 10:00 AM at the Queen Liliuokalani Building on Punchbowl Street, BOE Board room, 4th floor. See: http://www.
2. Wednesday, January 21, 2015: From 6-8:00 PM, Dr. Garcia will deliver the Daeufer lecture on the topic Multilingualism in Education: Imaginings followed by a panel discussion of distinguished educators and community members, and audience Q&A. The evening will conclude with a book signing by Dr. Garcia hosted by the UHM Bookstore.
3. Thursday, January 22, 2015: From 5-7:00 PM, Dr. Garcia will give an informal presentation on Issues and Potential of Translanguaging in the Andrew W. S. In College of Education Collaboration Center. Students, faculty, teachers, and community members are all invited, and there will be lots of time for discussion.