This annual scholarship for a future bilingual teacher has been created by CABE on the occasion of having conferred to Alma Flor Ada the CABE Lifetime Achievement Award, October 2008.
The winner of this year’s Alma Flor Ada Teachership Award is Pavel Escobedo. Mr. Escobedo is studying for his teaching credential at CSU Channel Islands. The award will be presented by Alma Flor Ada during the Award Luncheon at the CABE [California Association for Bilingual Education] Conference, in San Jose, on March 11, 2010.
The first recipient of the teachership was Maricela Vargas Gonzalez, in 2009.