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Alma Flor Ada

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Dr. Ada was the founder and First Editor in Chief of :
NABE, Journal of the National Association for Bilingual Education

She has been active for many years in various professional associations including : IRA, International Reading Association
CRA, California Reading Association
CABE, California Association for Bilingual Education
USIBBY, US Branch of the International Board of Books for Young People

She is a member of :
Advisory Board of Loose Leaf Public Radio Programs
National Television Workshop
Between the Lines
Reading Up!, Natural Head Start Association

A frequent speaker at national and international conferences, Dr. Ada also works in school districts with children, teachers and parents.

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Alma Flor Ada YES! WE ARE LATINOS was born from the desire to share not always well-known information about the history and contributions of Latinos in a way that w…moreYES! WE ARE LATINOS was born from the desire to share not always well-known information about the history and contributions of Latinos in a way that would be easily understood, even without prior knowledge. Wanting to make the information more engaging we created portraits of Latino children inspired by people we know well. Although the portraits are realistic they do not refer to anyone single individual, but are composites of multiple realities. (less)
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