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A Celebration of Bilingualism: Principals' Event

On Wednesday, February 27th, the 50+ principals who have opened bilingual programs during the past two years gathered together at Tweed Courthouse to celebrate.  Chancellor Walcott, Chief Academic Officer Polakow-Suransky, former Director of NYSED Office of Bilingual Education Carmen Perez-Hogan, and actor Tony Plana were on hand to toast these principals for all of their hard work, dedication, and success. 

Chancellor Walcott greeting principals

Chief Academic Officer Polakow-Suransky speaking to principals

Chancellor Walcott speaking to principals 

Chief Executive Officer (of Office of ELLs) Angelica Infante, Deputy Chancellor Corinne Rello-Anselmi, and Actor Tony Plana



former Director of NYSED Office of Bilingual Education Carmen Perez-Hogan