The 2017 Conference on Instruction for Multilingual Advancement is a two day event designed to empower educators to improve outcomes for language learners of all kinds.
CIMA will be packed with an engaging keynote, featured speakers, and breakout sessions led by industry leaders and experts from the field.
-Gen. Ed. teachers serving ELLs in the classroom
-Secondary content-based teachers serving ELLs in the classroom
-SpED teachers whose students include ELLs
-Administrators serving campuses whose student body includes ELLs or LOTE courses
-Central Office staff seeking to build expertise in serving ELLs or students in LOTE classrooms
Yes, you read correctly – CIMA is also for LOTE (Languages other than English) teachers. We’ll have ample session offerings to serve this important group of educators!
What makes CIMA great is the unique intersection of compelling content and engaging presenters. Do you have relevant expertise? Engaging content that could benefit stakeholders in the LOTE, ESL, and/or Bilingual setting? We want to hear from you.Submit a proposal
Interested in being an exhibitor at CIMA? Capitalize on the moment with some critical exposure.Reserve Your Spot
CIMA is a two-day conference that takes place at Education Service Center Region 13 in Austin, Texas. Participants desiring to attend the conference are encouraged to register as early as possible to ensure a spot. Registration is participant specific, and single-day passes are also available.
Keep in mind that registration is specific to the participant registered. If, for example, you are interested in sending one participant on Day 1 of CIMA and another participant on Day 2 of CIMA, you will need to purchase single-day passes for each participant.
Potential participant, speaker or exhibitor? General questions? We'd love to hear from you.