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Forty-three Years of Educational Excellence for English Learners & Biliteracy for All

March 28 - 31, 2018

Sacramento Convention Center
Sacramento, California 

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Thursday, March 29 • 1:30pm - 2:45pm
"Sing and Sign" / "Cantar y Hacer Señas

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Singing and Signing to songs with cognates are powerful tools to promote dual language learners in a fun and exciting approach. This multi-sensory experience makes our brain active and is an effective cognitive strategy to 1) strengthen learning, 2) improve memory and retrieval, and 3) enhance learner motivation and morale. Songs are non-threatening and bring joy to learning, while sign language is movement and movement is good for the brain.

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Dr. Mike Longoria

Founder, Building Muscles in Young Brains
Dr. Mike is a national keynote speaker, trainer, and curriculum developer. Engaging young children in meaningful learning through singing and signing is a powerful multi-sensory approach that promotes multi-linguistic experiences, that meet the needs of ALL children, while building... Read More →

Thursday March 29, 2018 1:30pm - 2:45pm PDT
105 - Sacramento Convention Center