SAIPAN, CNMI TO HOST 37TH PIBBA CONFERENCE


"Our Language & Culture are The Roots of Our Lives"




Hafa Adai! PIBBA International proudly announces that the 37th Annual International PIBBA Conference will be held June 25-29, 2018 in the beautiful island of Saipan, CNMI. We hope to see you there!

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Sponsored by: Pacific Islands Bilingual Bicultural Association (PIBBA) International and CNMI Chapter
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The PIBBA Conference is an annual event in which Western Pacific educators are provided with opportunities for professional growth and cultural enrichment. This year's conference offers a wonderful selection of traditional, innovative, and practical workshops, presented by creative and imaginative educators and cultural leaders from the Pacific islands.







http://mnrivera1.com/United.Airlines.Discount.PIBBA.pdf


We are pleased to announce that PIBBA Conference participants will be given a special discount. However, you must present your conference registration form and make the reservation at your local United Airlines office during the travel period of June 18, 2018 to July 6, 2018. The travel must also be completed by July 6, 2018. When making a reservation, mention reference code GC1805. Click here to view details of the special United Airlines discount.

Please visit the PIBBA website later for more updates.


SI YU'OS MA'ASE'!

Snapshots of last year's 36th Annual International PIBBA Conference in Pohnpei

PIBBA 2013 Conference Video

Click on the video below to view the 32nd Annual International PIBBA Conference hosted in Guam on PhotoPeach

Saturday, May 7, 2011

Making a Difference in the Pacific: Guam Newcomers Center 2011




Making a Difference in Guam: Newcomers Center 2011


In conjunction with the District’s Summer School program, a Newcomers Center for Level 1, Level 2 and Level 3 English Learners (ELs) will begin June 6 through July 15, 2011, 8:00 am –12:00 noon. Each center will be supported with two ESL-certified teachers and teacher assistants. A maximum of 30 students will be accepted.

Program Goals:
*Accelerate English language acquisition in the four domains of reading writing, listening and speaking
*Develop academic English in content areas
*Promote cross-cultural, social and behavioral skills
*Promote parent involvement

Participating Schools:
JQ San Miguel ES
Chief Brodie Memorial ES
Benavente MS
FB Leon Guerrero MS
Luis P. UntalanMS
George Washington HS
Okkodo HS

Sign up with the ESL Coordinator of your school!!

For more information, contact the ESL Program Office at #735-3501/2/3 located at Students First Center, UOG Castle Bldg.