Early Childhood Professional Learning (ECPL) invites you to explore professional learning opportunities and resources for the Illinois Early Childhood workforce, especially those working in state funded programs. These offerings reflect the latest evidence based practices in Early Childhood education and the latest adult learning theories.
Statewide Preschool for All and Preschool for All Expansion Administrators Virtual Forum Sessions
We would like to still offer you the opportunity to complete this short survey to provide input about topics for future sessions.
April 13, 2023
Session VII - The Continuous Quality Improvement Plan (CQIP): Practices of Program Excellence
May 17, 2023
Session VIII - Practices that Build Inclusive Preschool Programs
On Demand Professional Learning for ECERS-3
Introduction to the Early Childhood Environment Rating Scale®, Third Edition (ECERS-3™)
Summit for Bilingual Parents
The Illinois Resource Center, in cooperation with the Illinois State Board of Education - Multilingual Department, is proud to present the Seventeenth Annual Statewide Summit for Bilingual Parents: A Conference for members of Bilingual Parent Advisory Councils (BPACs) and parents of English Learners (ELs).
May 6, 2023
9AM - 4:30PM
Illinois State Board of Education Professional Development Calendar
Early Childhood Block Grant 3-5 Compliance Checklist Preschool for All/Preschool for All Expansion Fiscal Year 2022
Illinois Principals Association has partnered with ISBE to provide access to Ed Leaders Network (ELN) for all public school educators in the state!
WIDA Early Years
WIDA Early Years eLearning is intended for ECE professionals, including pre-service and in-service teachers, teacher educators, practitioners, coaches, trainers, and leaders/administrators. One hour of ISBE and/or Gateways credit is available upon completion of each course.
Illinois WIDA Early Years eLearning Flyer
Go to https://go.wisc.edu/2ik3k9 to start an On Demand Course from WIDA EY eLearning today!
Our recorded webinars cover the following topics in early childhood education.
Administration & Leadership
Family & Community Engagement
STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics)
Early Childhood educators have an opportunity to acquire foundational knowledge, apply what they have learned, and advance their practice by viewing our videos.