Center for Language and Early Child DevelopmentEnglish Language Learning
The Division of English Language Learning (DELL) of the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) provides various professional development resources related ELLs to meet the needs of districts, schools, and educators serving ELLs in the State of Illinois.
Professional Development Opportunities At-A-Glance (8/17/15)
- SY 2015-2016 DELL Sponsored Professional Development Opportunities provided by WIDAAugust 2015 - April 2016 (8/15)
- SY 2015-2016 DELL Sponsored Professional Development Opportunities provided by the IRCAugust 2015 - June 2016 (8/15)
- EL Administrator Training Series
FY 16 Annual Bilingual Program Directors’ Meeting - September 16-17, 2015 - Save the Date!
The Division of English Language Learning (DELL) will hold a two-day meeting required for all program directors of TBE/TPI and Title Ill (LIPLEPS/Immigrant Education) programs. The purpose of this annual meeting is to address topics related to the implementation of programs serving English learners and to provide a forum where you can discuss these issues with other directors and experts in the field.
New Leadership Workshop - August 3-4, 2015
DELL hosted the New Leadership Workshop for EL Administrators on Monday and Tuesday, August 3 & 4, 2015 in Bloomington, IL.
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Webinars and Presentations
ELL 101 Series
Archived webinars and PowerPoint presentations. NCELA Webinars provide participants from around the country an opportunity to hear expert speakers present research on all aspects of ELL education
Preschool and English Learners