Center for Language and Early Child Development

English Language Learning

The Division provides leadership, advocacy and support to districts, policymakers and citizens by promoting equitable access to language support services for students from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds who have been identified as English Language Learners. These services will assist them to become lifelong learners, able to contribute to and function in a multicultural and globally competitive world.

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If you have further questions about English Language Learning services in the State of Illinois please visit our contact page or email

Division Administrator: David González Nieto, English Language Learning