AASA 2019

Be sure to check out the following informative session:


Saturday, February 16

9:15-10:15 a.m. | Room 501C


English Language Learners: Meeting the Needs of This Rapidly Growing Student Population

AASA National Conference on Education at the Los Angeles Convention Center, Room 501C

English Language Learners represent the fastest growing student population in the U.S., yet just one-third reach basic proficiency on national exams in math and reading. Join a panel of presenters for an in-depth discussion on projected growth, legislation and policy changes, and best practices for implementing and evaluating resources to drive achievement for ELL students.



  • Kerrie Torres, Assistant Superintendent of Educational Services, Brea Olinda Unified School District
  • Jerald Wilson, M.A., Administrator, Dr. Emmett J. Conrad Global H-TECH, Dallas Independent School District
  • Dr. Ramon Namnun, Principal, High School of World Cultures, New York City Department of Education District 12
  • Tom Davis, Director, California Association of Latino Superintendents and Administrators