Jornada Pedagógica Internacional para la Educación Plurilingüe:
an International Multilingual Education Professional Development Conference

Registrations Open: The 31st Jornada Pedagógica will take place January 27, 2024

The Jornada conference is designed for bilingual educators in bilingual or dual-language immersion programs, bilingual teacher education faculty, professional developers, and Spanish speakers and families who want to promote the use of Spanish in their homes and communities.

Our 2024 keynote sessions and workshops will be focused on:

  • Interdisciplinary Instruction in Dual Language Classrooms
  • Family and Community Engagement
  • Spanish Literacy Development

We invite individuals and groups to submit a workshop proposal on best practices for Dual Language instruction, assessment, or parent & community engagement for our 2024 event.

Please see the below pictures and presentations from the event and check back later as keynote recordings from this year's conference will be featured soon.

2023 Jornada Highlights
LAUSD MMED Leadership Team greet attendees at the sign-in desk.
2023 Jornada Highlights
Deborah Lennon (left) and Armando Argandona (right) at the CEEL Professional Learning Opportunities desk.
2023 Jornada Highlights
CEEL Executive Director Magaly Lavadenz gives the welcoming speech.
2023 Jornada Highlights
Nelsy Jackson and Jamileth Barrera from the New Academy for Science & Arts Charter present on Project-Based Learning for dual language students.
2023 Jornada Highlights
CEEL's Veronica McLane (center) with Minerva Padilla (left) and Nelvic Ambriz-Perez (right) from Humphreys Elementary School.
2023 Jornada Highlights
The Center for Equity for English Learners team thanks all of our partners and attendees for their contributions to making our 2023 Jornada Pedagógica great.


Alma Flor Ada Award

We are proud to announce Ashley Alicia Silva as the proud recipient of the 5th Annual Alma Flor Ada Award for Social Justice. We offer her our congratulations and encouragement to continue her fantastic work supporting English Learners.

We are now accepting applications for the 6th Annual Alma Flor Ada Award for Social Justice, which will be presented at the 2024 Jornada Pedagógica conference on January 27, 2024.

Previous Keynote Presentations & Slides

To learn more about previous Jornada Pedagógicas please see selected videos from our archives below.