Date: 01-11-2018
Duration: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Cost: .00

In response to the voices of teachers concerned about the stress and tensions their students have expressed about their family members' immigration status, Californians Together is offering a one-day “Train the Trainers” workshop.

The training includes: 

  • Grade-span (K-2, 3-5, 6-12) classroom lesson modules addressing the social, emotional and educational needs of students worried about immigration status of their families
  • Interactive student-teacher scenarios
  • Educator Toolkit with resources to create welcoming schools, and other legal and educational resources
  • Up-to-date legal advice
  • Lunch and training materials.


  • Xilonin Cruz-Gonzalez, Project Director, Californians Together
  • Dr. Gisela O'Brien AND Dr. Elvira Armas, Center for Equity for English Learners, Loyola Marymount University and
  • Sally Kinoshita, The Immigrant Legal Resource Center

Targeted for:

District and County Professional Development Staff, teacher leaders, English learner specialists and coordinators, Title I and Title III administrators and specialists, leadership teams from the district, county or school site.

For more information, please contact Xilonin Cruz-Gonzalez:


Los Angeles County Office of Education, ECW 606A
12830 Columbia Way
Downey, CA 90242

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