Dual Language & Literacy Institute

Exclusively for Texas teachers and school leaders! Come learn about the evidence-based curriculum and instructional interventions from Project English Language and Literacy Acquisition — Validation (ELLA-V). In this two-day professional development workshop, you will discover how to apply these innovations in your own classroom or school, and enhance your students’ learning. All Texas school leaders and teachers (e.g., ESL, bilingual, dual language, developmental, content area, mainstream, etc.) are welcome.

Summer 2019 Dates

July 11: Kinder – 1st grade
July 12: 2nd – 5th grade


The cost is $50 per person. Registration, instructional material samples, and meals are included. Transportation will be reimbursed. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis.


Registration is a two-step process. You will first provide your registration information, and then enter your payment information on the secure Aggie Marketplace (if paying with a credit card or electronic check). If you need to pay using a purchase order, please email us: dlli@tamu.edu.

Click here for registration.

Location and Hotel

Embassy Suites College Station
201 University Drive East
College Station, TX 77840

Participants planning to come the day before, will need to call the Embassy Suites to book their own room: 979.260.6000. When you book your room, please be sure to provide the date and group code DUA. We have a block of rooms reserved for the Dual Language & Literacy Institute. You will have to give a credit card number to secure the room booking and will have a $50/day incidental hold on your card upon check-in. Texas A&M will not pay for the hotel room.

Agenda & Schedule

Click here to download a PDF of the session descriptions.
Click here (July 11, Kinder – 1st grade) and here (July 12, 2nd – 5th grade) to download PDFs of the schedule.


Dual Language & Literacy Institute
Email: dlli@tamu.edu