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Bilingual Extension Institute

2011 Institute

Welcome to the 2011 Bilingual Extension Institute!

Catherine J. Crowley, J.D., Ph.D., Director


Catherine J. Crowley, J.D., Ph.D., CCC-SLP;   Stephanie Downey Toledo, MS, CCC-SLP;   
Elizabeth Ijalba, Ph.D., CCC-SLP;   Gabriela Simon de Cereijido, Ph.D., CCC-SLP;
Luis Riquelme, M.Phil., CCC-SLP;   Laura Rivera, MS, CCC-SLP;
Janet Rovalino, MS, CCC-SLP;   Donna M. Valenti, Ph.D.;   Sylvia Yudice Walters, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

Master Clinicians/Mentors
Rebecca Alva, MS, CCC-SLP;  Miram Baigorri, MS, CCC-SLP;  Maria Blanco, MS, CCC-SLP;  
Lorena Diaz, MS, CCC-SLP;  Stephanie Downey Toledo, MS, CCC-SLP;
Jean Whang Lee, MS, CCC-SLP;  Betty Soto, MS, CCC-SLP;   Monique Wheeler, MS, CCC-SLP
Congratulations to the 2011 participants!

2011 Participant Names

Cristina Okada Nishikawa, Jean Cassandra, Penny Morris,Silvia Melendez-Briskie, Irene Pilavas, Yadira Trevino, Yolanda Guzman-Adames,Yesenia Campos, Beatriz Munoz, Jennifer Rivera, Anel Martinez, Bridget Ellin,Viena Yeung, Nathalie Gali-Alfonso, Jose Ortiz, Vasanthi Sukumaran, ColleenTakemoto, Ileana Ferrer, Niyi Bazan, Maria Sanchez, Alexandra Krayets, AlinaKeyserman, Susana Avalos, Daniel Blanchard, Ruth Santana, Viktoria Zeygerman,Cindy Caro, Glennie Llano, Leslie Rodriguez, Ilka Hamlett, Erika Dziouksz, NubeEscobar, Margaryta Kuzmin, Tamara Ochoa, Nicole Garcia, Mabel Lam, RominaKeper, Claudia Bauer, Alla Pinkhasova, Olidia Valencia, Paola Quintana, InnaGirin, Janice Lu, Julia Fisher-Medina, Michelle Lerner, Tiffany Shahoumian,Gabriela Etzensberger, Elizabeth Reynaldos,Marie Norberg Guarnieri 

2011 tuition: $4850 

Information on the application and registration for the 2011 Bilingual Extension Institute can be found at this link.

In 2011 we will be offering two sections. You choose one section and stay with it for the entire
Institute. Some of the weekends all the students are together. Half of the weekends they meet on different weekends. Here are the dates.

Section 1. May 6, 7, 8, May 21, June 10, 11, 12; September 16, 17, 18; October 7, 8, 9; November 4, 5, 6; December 2, 3, 4.

Section 2. May 6, 7, 8; May 21; June 10; June 25, 26; September 16, 17, 18; October 21, 22, 23; November 3, 19, 20; December 2, 3, 4.

Make sure to check out this link to see if you are eligible for funding. http://www.tc.columbia.edu/bbs/speech-language/detail.asp?Id=Bilingual+Extension+Institute&Info=Funding

Readings for the first weekend

Purchase the book referenced below as soon as you register, and complete the following readings for the first weekend.  Be prepared for a quiz on the content.

For May 2011 weekend read chapters 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, and 8.

Paradis, J., Genesee, F., & Crago, M. (2011). 
Dual Language Development and Disorders: A Handbook on Bilingualism and Second Language Learning Baltimore (2nd Ed.). Baltimore, MD: Paul H. Brookes  

Questions on application and registration contact Maryellen Novak at  cps@tc.edu (or, 212-678-6612).

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