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​​​​Families, teachers, and policymakers have become increasingly aware of the need to address the linguistic diversity of Illinois early childhood students, many of whom are experiencing formal schooling for the first time. On this page, there are resources available for parents/ guardians, teachers, and administrators to utilize for English Learners in early childhood.​

 Internet Resources

 Pathway to a PEL (Professional Educator License)

 Screening Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten Students

​For more information on screening Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten students, please visit the Identification & Screening webpage.​

 WIDA Early Years Resources

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