Public Appearances

The Immigrant Learning Center shares expertise on immigrant integration, immigrant entrepreneurs, immigrant contributions and many related topics in our ongoing webinar series and in-person at conferences and events across the country. To inquire about a speaker for your event, contact us at info@ilctr.org.

Upcoming Presentations

Teacher as Ally: Taking Back the Immigration Narrative
Denzil Mohammed, The ILC Public Education Institute Assistant Director
Professional Development for Brookline Public Schools

Taking Back the Immigration Narrative
Denzil Mohammed, The ILC Public Education Institute Assistant Director
National Conference for Workforce Education in Clearwater, FL, September 26 and 27, 2018

Past Appearances

Immigrants Today and their Contributions
Denzil Mohammed, The ILC Public Education Institute Assistant Director
Literacy Texas Conference, Waco, TX, August 6-8

Taking Back the Immigration Narrative
Denzil Mohammed, The ILC Public Education Institute Assistant Director
Literacy Texas Conference, Waco, TX, August 6-8

Teaching Immigration Past and Present: Building Curriculum with Primary Sources
Denzil Mohammed, The ILC Public Education Institute Assistant Director
Norman B. Leventhal Map & Education Center at the Boston Public Library, July 31, 2018

Making the Economic Argument for Immigration: Strategies that Work
Denzil Mohammed, The ILC Public Education Institute Assistant Director
Cambio de Colores Conference at the University of Missouri, June 6-8, 2018

Classroom Management for Differentiated ESOL Citizenship Instruction
Kathleen Klose, ESOL Instructor
Massachusetts Coalition for Adult Education NETWORK Conference, April 6, 2018

Taking Back the Narrative
Denzil Mohammed, The ILC Public Education Institute Assistant Director
COABE (Coalition on Adult Basic Education) Conference 2018 in Phoenix, Arizona. March 27, 2018

Immigrants as Assets
Denzil Mohammed, The ILC Public Education Institute Assistant Director
Park School, Brookline, MA, February 9, 2018

Community Conversations
Diane Portnoy, The Immigrant Learning Center Founder and CEO
House of the Seven Gables, January 30, 2018

Engaging Immigrant Entrepreneurs & Small Business Owners
Denzil Mohammed The ILC Public Education Institute Assistant Director
The Boston Foundation, December 1, 2017

Mapping the Community College Opportunity Structure 
Denzil Mohammed, The ILC Public Education Institute Assistant Director
World Education Inc. The National College Transition Network 2017 Effective Transitions in Adult Education Conference, November 13 – 15, 2017

Stats and Strategies to Retake the Immigration Narrative
Denzil Mohammed, The ILC Public Education Institute Assistant Director
World Education Inc. The National College Transition Network 2017 Effective Transitions in Adult Education Conference, November 13 – 15, 2017

Using Theater as a Learning Tool for Students and Audiences
Kathleen Klose, Director of the Literacy Program and Founding Teacher of The ILC Theater Class
Emerson College, September 27, 2017

Taking Back the Immigration Narrative
Denzil Mohammed, The ILC Public Education Institute Assistant Director
Cambio de Colores (Change of Colors) Annual Conference, June 14, 2017

MA Immigrants: Who They Are and What They Contribute
Denzil Mohammed, The ILC Public Education Institute Assistant Director
Massachusetts Educators of English Language Learners (MATSOL) Conference, May 30, 2017

Differentiated Instruction for Low-Level Citizenship Students
Kathleen Close, Director of the Literacy Program
Massachusetts Educators of English Language Learners (MATSOL) Conference, May 30, 2017

Immigration, Entrepreneurship, and the Massachusetts Economy
Denzil Mohammed, The ILC Public Education Institute Assistant Director
The Alliance for Business Leadership and TiE Boston, May 23, 2017

Immigrants: Stats & Strategies to Change the Conversation
Denzil Mohammed, The ILC Public Education Institute Assistant Director
Massachusetts Coalition for Adult Education Network Conference, May 12, 2017

Immigrants in Health Care: Imperatives for Workforce Development
Denzil Mohammed, The ILC Public Education Institute Assistant Director
Coalition on Adult Basic Education (COABE) Conference, April 2-5, 2017

Immigrants in Essex County: Who They Are and What They Contribute
Denzil Mohammed, The ILC Public Education Institute Assistant Director
Peabody Institute Library, February 16, 2017

Immigration and Innovation
Denzil Mohammed, The ILC Public Education Institute Assistant Director
Goodwin Download Speaker Series, January 30, 2017