The District English Learner Advisory Committee (DELAC) is a wonderful way for parents to become involved in their child's education at a district level. Each month parents, teachers, district leaders, and community members attend DELAC meetings at the Ballard Center in Old Town.
Parents of English Learners participate in meetings about English Learner (EL) services, which include how EL money is used,there classification process, and setting educational and career goals.Childcare is free, and most meetings begin at 6:30 p.m.,translation services from English to Spanish is available.
General meetings are held on Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. in the Harold J. Ballard Parent Center auditorium, located at 2375 Congress Street, San Diego, CA92110.
The next DELAC meeting will be held on May 10, 2012, from 6:30-8 p.m.