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Regional Bilingual Education Resource Network

The Regional Bilingual Education-Resource Network (RBE-RN) West is part of a statewide system of support funded by the NYSED, Office of Bilingual Education and World Languages (OBE-WL).

Our goal is to enhance the knowledge and competencies of educators, parents and community members for promoting the academic excellence of English language learners (ELLs).

We provide technical assistance, professional development and resources to districts and schools in following service region:

Erie 1 BOCES;
Erie 2 Chautauqua-Cattaraugus BOCES;
Cattaraugus-Allegany-Wyoming-Erie BOCES;
Orleans-Niagara BOCES and;
The City of Buffalo.

Executive Director

Denise Gonez-Santos
(716) 821-7546

Resource Specialist

Claribel Gonzalez
 (716) 821-7570

Resource Specialist

Michael Duffy
(716) 821-7510

Resource Specialist

Travis Moore
(716) 821-7584

Resource Specialist

Melissa Duquette
(716) 821-7515

Senior Clerk Typist

For general questions, contact:
Dawn Novak
Tel: (716) 821-7531
Fax: (716) 821-7559