Posted on 09/18/2014 at 09:54 AM by Liz Determan
The 29th anniversary of the Iowa Culture and Language Conference will be held November 10-12, 2014. We invite you to join the Iowa Culture & Language Conference at the Coralville Marriott Hotel and Conference Center, 300 E. 9th Street, Coralville, Iowa.
Visit our website for Conference and Pre-Conference Registration links
Pre-Registration ends September 30th
Invited keynote speakers:
2014 Florida Teacher of the Year
For the past 15 years, Dorina has been educating and believing in English Language Learners from all around the globe. From third grade Dual Language Portuguese/English to 12th grade ESOL and Bilingual, she treats her classrooms as a stage for children to celebrate their diverse backgrounds while still learning English and the necessary skills to become lifelong learners.
Abeny Kucha Tiir
Author of Tears of a Mother
Abeny Mathayo Kucha is a single mother who survived the civil war and genocide in her homeland of South Sudan and immigrated to the United States. Here she become a Certified Nursing Assistant and worked at the Mayo clinic for almost ten years as a surgical processing tech. Abeny Kucha's first book is about her life while living in Sudan and the journey she endured to get to the U.S.
Dr. Anthony Muhammad
New Frontier 21
Author of The Will to Lead and the Skill to Teach
Best-selling author Dr. Muhammad is recognized as one of the field’s leading experts in the areas of school culture and organizational climate. His work has allowed him to work with schools in all 50 U.S. states, 10 Canadian provinces, the Caribbean, South America, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand.