WABE Quarterly Newsletter Nov. 2022

Washington Association for Bilingual Education

WABE Vision Statement

Strengthen mindsets and practices that validate, affirm, and build on students’ cultural and linguistic identities. Promote rigorous accessible instruction for multilingual learners that integrates content, language, and literacy through intentional collaboration. Amplify the voices and experiences of multilingual students, educators, and families. Expand opportunities for heritage, tribal and dual language programs.


WABE Mission Statement

The mission of WABE is to promote inclusive and asset-based mindsets, systems, and practices that elevate multilingual learners.

Upcoming WABE Conferences or Institutes


  • WABE Dual Language Institute, Jan. 20-21, 2023, Sea-tac Double Tree Hotel Click here for more information
  • NABE Annual Conference in Portland, OR., Feb. 22-25, Register now.
  • SAVE THE DATE: 2023 WABE Annual Conference, April 27 – 29 Hyatt Regency Bellevue – Bellevue, WA

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