50600 Claire Dr. #10
Kenai, AK 99611
AKABE is affiliated with both NABE, National Association for Bilingual
Education and TESOL, Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages.
was chartered in 1980 and began co-sponsoring the BMEEC in 1981.
has been an affiliate of NABE and TESOL for over 29 years!
- Supporting heritage language, bilingual programs and ESL programs at both the
K-12 and adult levels.
- Promoting the retention of heritage languages and cultures.
- Advocacy for parent involvement in the education of children both at
home and at school.
- Supporting professional development for school staff who assist English
- Disseminating information about language acquisition, bilingual education
and issues impacting English language learners and their families.
- Recognizing & celebrating organizations, students and teachers who support bilingualism.
For more information please contact Philip Farson, AKABE President or one of the other AKABE Board Members.
May 6, 2010