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Reentry Support for Districts

Reopening Guidance from the New York State Department of Education

New York State and Department of Health
Interim Guidance for In-Person Instruction at Pre-K to Grade 12 Schools During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency

Statement by Chancellor Betty A. Rosa, the Board of Regents and Interim Commissioner Shannon Tahoe regarding the death of George Floyd

Letter from Elisa Alvarez, Associate Commissioner of the Office of Bilingual Education and World Languages in Solidarity with the Memory of George Floyd

Professional Learning & Workshop Materials

Mid-State RBERN and its regional partners strive to provide the highest quality, most up-to-date, researched-based professional learning opportunities and materials for the Mid-State region. We are pleased to offer an expanded offering of professional learning opportunities and materials online in order to increase educator effectiveness and efficacy in supporting English Language Learners virtually. Please check out our calendar of events to learn more about our exciting professional learning offerings.

Mid-State RBERN is a CTLE-sponsored provider. Participants will earn credit towards renewing their teaching certification. Please contact Tanya Rosado-Barringer at for more information.

Mid-State RBERN Events

Tanya Rosado-Barringer
Tanya Rosado-Barringer
RBERN Coordinator

Welcome to the home page of the Mid-State Regional Bilingual Education Resource Network located in the heart of Central New York. Our mission in partnership with the New York State Education Department's Office of Bilingual Education and World Languages is to provide technical assistance, professional learning, on-site consultation and resources to districts and schools at no cost in order to improve instructional practices and educational outcomes of English Language Learners (ELLs).

We hope you find the information provided on this website informative and helpful. If you would like to receive periodic updates specifically on ELLs, World Languages and/or Bilingual Education, please sign up for our E-news by clicking here.

To ensure Mid-State RBERN is addressing the topics that are most important to you, we would welcome your feedback and suggestions by completing the form here.




The Parent Hotline is operated by the NYS Statewide Language RBERN at NYU MetroCenter for OBEWL and was created to provide parents, guardians and other persons in parental relation of ELLs with information about their rights and services for their children pursuant to Commissioner's Regulation 154.

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Puerto Rican/Hispanic Youth Leadership Institute


Mid-State RBERN Library






PO Box 4754
Syracuse, NY 13221
Phone: (315) 433-2600

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