National Association of English Learner Program Administrators

NAELPA Annual National Conference

NAELPA's 2021 Annual National Conference date and time TBD.

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Thanks for making NAELPA's 2020 Annual National Conference a great success!

The National Association of English Learner Program Administrators (NAELPA - formerly the National Council of State Title III Directors) held its 2020 Annual National Conference in collaboration with NABE and met jointly during the 2020 NABE Annual Conference. 

NAELPA's 2020 Annual National Conference Theme was:

Connect, Collaborate, and Lead with NAELPA

The 2020 NAELPA Conference was held

February 24th and 25th, 2020,

At the Tropicana Hotel in Las Vegas, NV.

Conference registration included membership in NAELPA for the remainder of the current membership year (2019-2020, if the person registering isn't currently a member) and also includes membership for the 2020-2021 membership year. For more details about membership, please visit the Membership page.

Conference presentation included:

Updates from the US Department of Education

Keynote address by Margarita Calderon - Collaboration, Cohesion, and Leadership Among Administrators and Teacher Leaders of ELs

Click the agenda to download a copy.

Click the conference flyer for more information.

Check out our BreakOut Presentations

For more information about the NABE conference, please visit the NABE Conference page.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Thank You to our 2020 Conference Sponsors!

Conference Sponsorship is not only essential for helping to underwrite the costs of hosting a conference but are an important aspect of the operational budget of NAELPA.

NAELPA is greatly indebted to the following companies for their sponsorship of our conference!

NABE provides meeting space, promotion, and other assistance to NAELPA. NABE's assistance makes the NAELPA conference possible!


WIDA partners with NAELPA at our annual conference and providing a booth and presentation at the WIDA Conference
Velazquez Press partners with NAELPA in our website development and annual conference




Provides the NAELPA Executive Board with the ability to meet face to face annually at the La Cosecha Conference