• 2018 Delaware Institute for Novice Immersion Principals

    June 25 thru 27, 2018 - Wilmington, DE

    Are you...

    ...A principal opening a new immersion program in the upcoming school year?

    ...A principal in your first year leading an established immersion program?

    ...An administrator in a school that will receive students from lower grades immersion programs?

    ...A district administrator supporting immersion programs and administrators?

    This institute is for you! 

    Apply online today

    Limited spaces remain!  Registration deadline extended to May 23!


    Recognizing the critical role principals of immersion programs play in program success, the Delaware Department of Education is again offering a targeted professional learning opportunity focused on building leadership capacity to implement, expand, and sustain immersion programs.  Now in its fourth year, the 2018 Delaware Institute for Novice Immersion Principals will take place  June 25-27, 2018 in Wilmington, Delaware and will provide participants with foundational learning to build and sustain successful programs.

    The Elementary Strand for Grade K-5 administrators focuses on understanding the foundations of immersion and promoting academic success, bilingualism/biliteracy, and cultural competence. (maximum 50 participants)

    The Middle School Strand for Grade 6-8 administrators focuses on addressing the unique challenges of meeting the needs of elementary immersion learners who articulate into middle school immersion and immersion continuation programs (maximum 25 participants)

    Regardless of strand, principals are encouraged to apply with their assistant principal and district immersion coordinator/contact to maximize impact! 

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    Institute Logistics

    • Summer Dates:  June 25 - June 27, 2018
    • Location:  The Westin Riverfront, Wilmington, DE
    • Registration Fee:  $295 (includes summer institute sessions and materials, online resources, access to academic year follow-up)
    • Accommodations:  Information on how to access the hotel room block sent upon acceptance
    • Additional Information:  Download the DINIP '18 Flyer

    Apply online today

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    For additional information, please contact:

    Lynn Fulton-Archer
    Education Specialist, World Language Immersion
    Delaware Department of Education
    Email:  lynn.fulton@doe.k12.de.us

Last Modified on April 30, 2018