Colorín Colorado: Facebook Live Series

Colorín Colorado is pleased to announce a new series of Facebook Live events! These interactive video chats will offer our audience the chance to hear from our regular contributors and special guests, ask questions, and connect with each other.

Special thanks to the National Education Association for their support of this series!


When are the next events?

When: Aug. 18th at 12pm ET


What: Why Building Relationships with ELLs Matters, Featuring Anne Marie Foerster Luu, 2013 TESOL Teacher of the Year

How does it work?

In order to tune in to our events, visit our Facebook page or Facebook video page at the time of the event and you will see the live video stream.

Do I need a Facebook account to tune in to the live video?

Yes. You do need a Facebook account in tune into the live event, but we will post an archive of the events on our website following the discussion for people unable to attend or those who don't have a Facebook account.

What if I can't make it?

No problem! Feel free to send us questions ahead of time at with "Facebook Live question" in the subject line and take a look at the archived video following the event.

Follow us on Facebook to get a notification when it starts!

If you follow us, you will receive an alert at the time the event starts.

Send us your questions!

You can send us questions ahead of time at Please include "Facebook Live question" in the subject line.

Event Archive

  • Advocating for ELLs, with Dr. Diane Staehr Fenner (Facebook | Colorín Colorado)
  • Helping ELLs Have a Great Year: A Principal's Perspective, with Nathaniel Provencio, principal of Minnieville Elementary School, VA (Facebook | Colorín Colorado link coming soon!)
  • What does it feel like to be an ELL? Featuring Sean Pang, Washington Post Teacher of the Year (Facebook Part 1, Part 2)