Benefits of membership:
Voice your opinions via surveys
Learn about the work of the council and current events surrounding ELs via newsletters
Participate in informational webinars on topics such as ESSA, OCR/DOJ, Newcomers, Long Term ELs, etc.
Serve on a work group (membership, conference, etc)
Attend the annual meeting/conference
Build a network of peer support
SEA and LEA directors benefit
Individual Non-Voting $50
Transferable Voting or Non-Voting $150 (for organizational positions)
Each state or territory shall choose its voting member from among the SEA personnel who are member(s) in good standing of the NCSTIIID and that meet the qualifications of this section. Voting members (1 EL Director from each SEA) have the added opportunity to represent their states voice in votes on important council matters such as recommendations to US Department of ED, conference location and theme, webinar topics, as well as to serve on the NCSTIIID board.
Non-voting members include other SEA personnel, LEA personnel, members of the international education community administering programs to support ELs, or members of other entities administering grants and/or programs that support the education of ELs. Non-voting members may serve on committees and participate in all national webinars and meetings.