Binational California Professional Development

Tijuana Cultural Center

CABE Binational Project GLAD in partnership with Sistema Educativo Estatal (SEE) de Baja California and Project GLAD National Training Center is offering a summer/fall training program in Tijuana, BC, Mexico, and SoCal.

  • Become a Project GLAD®-certified teacher!
  • Enjoy a bilingual, bicultural professional development experience with your colleagues!
  • Dual immersion teachers: Develop high levels of academic Spanish!
  • Build collaborative relationships with colleagues from Baja California, Mexico, and California!
  • Learn about Mexico’s educational system and the transnational students we share!

Tijuana: July 16-20, 2018  |  Fall 2018


Up to 15 California elementary teachers from Spanish Dual Language Immersion programs with a BCLAD credential/authorization or Bilingual Authorization

Up to 15 California elementary teachers with a CLAD credential/authorization or SB 2042 credential who teach English Learners in English

Up to 15 Mexican English as a Second Language teachers

Up to 15 Mexican teachers who teach in Spanish


Tier 1 Theory and Research Training (delivered in English for CLAD/SB2042 teachers and in Spanish for BCLAD/Bilingual Authorization teachers) in Tijuana, BC, Mexico: July 16-20, 2018 (2 days of training, plus travel and school site visit days)

Tier 1 Demonstration Session in English for CLAD/SB2042 teachers and in Spanish for BCLAD/Bilingual Authorization teachers in host district in Southern California, Fall 2018 (4 days; not including travel days)


$3,500 per teacher, including:

  • Project GLAD® Tier 1: 2-day Theory/Research Training in Tijuana, BC, Mexico, plus school site visit and travel days (total of 5 days) for all participants
    • Round trip transportation from San Diego, CA, to Tijuana, Mexico
    • Lodging (double occupancy) and food at the Grand Hotel, Tijuana (
    • International travel insurance
    • Cultural activity (whole group; transportation and escort provided)
  • Project GLAD® Tier 1: 4-day demonstration/observation trainig in host district (TBD) in Southern California (including breakfast and lunch each day; does not include travel days)


BCLAD/Bilingual Authorization teachers:

CLAD/SB2042 teachers: | [email protected] | 626-814-4441 X212