Immigrant Student Success Presenters and Partners

Immigrant students are the leaders of tomorrow. As we strive to better integrate and educate our immigrant students, The ILC Public Education Institute thanks the following esteemed educators from across the United States who presented at our Immigrant Student Success online workshops and the organizations that spread the word about this important work. Thank you!


David AguayoDavid Aguayo
University of Missouri, Educational Leadership and Policy

Monica Bauer
Anti-Defamation League

Stephen BurbyStephen Burby
Brentwood School District

Sara BurnettSara Burnett
LMNO Educational Consulting

Barbara Cervone
What Kids Can Do

Carol Chandler-RourkeCarol Chandler-Rourke
University of Massachusetts Boston

Stacy Davison
formerly with the Anti-Defamation League

Jean-Michel Dissard
producer, I Learn America

Lisa Dorner
University of Missouri / Missouri Dual Language Network

Dawn E. Duncan
Concordia College / Narrative 4

Susan Eaton
Brandeis University

Westy Egmont
Immigrant Integration Lab at Boston College

Kristin EspinarKristin Espinar
Language On

Laura Gardner
Gardner and Associates: Immigrants, Refugees and Schools

Andrea Garcia-FernandezAndrea Garcia-Fernandez
Year Up

Alaísa Grudzinski
Molloy College

Marcia Drew Hohn
The ILC Public Education Institute

Andrea Honigsfeld
Molloy College

Silja KallenbachSilja Kallenbach
World Education, Inc.

Amaha Kassa

Amaha Kassa
African Communities Together

Tatyana Kleyn
City College of New York

Eileen Kugler
Embrace Diverse Schools

Katie Li
Charlestown High School; Internationals Network for Public Schools

Sarah Lynn
Pearson English Language Teaching

Chiara Magini
The ILC Public Education Institute

Julie Mann
Newcomers High School, NY

Denzil Mohammed
The Immigrant Learning Center’s Public Education Institute

Rachel Peric 
Welcoming America

Theo Rigby
iNation Media

Lorna Rivera
University of Massachusetts Boston

John Rogers 
Institute for Democracy, Education and Access, UCLA

Susan Rojas
The Immigrant Learning Center, Inc.

Federico Salas-Isnardi
FSI Diversity and Educations

Jared SanchezJared Sanchez
University of Southern California

Sarang Sekhavat
MA Immigrant and Refugee Advocacy Coalition

Sarah Sheya 
Out of Eden Learn

Judy Shreves
Warren County Schools, MI

Kira Simon
Anti-Defamation League

Jinnie Spiegler
Anti-Defamation League (ADL)

Adam Strom
Re-imagining Migration

Claire Tesh
LMNO Educational Consulting

Usha Tummala-Narra
Lynch School of Education, Boston College

Phitsamay UyPhitsamay Uy
University of Massachusetts Lowell

Elizabeth Venditto
formerly University of Minnesota

Paul WatanabePaul Watanabe
University of Massachusetts Boston


ABE listserv

Brooklyn Public Library

Bridging Refugee Youth & Children’s Services (BRYCS)

Cambio Center

CATESOL Inland Empire Chapter

Catholic Charities

Collaborative for Educational Services

Embrace Diverse Schools

English for New Bostonians

I Teach NYC

Immigration Advocate Network

Literacy Information and Communication System (LINCS)

Massachusetts Nonprofit Network


MinneTESOL Journal

Re-Imagining Migration

Teach Immigration

The Teacher Collaborative

Young Non Profit Network

Young elected officials network

Spread the word