English Learner (EL) Educator Professional Support

Training and technical assistance are available to better support teachers of English learners (EL). Services include policy development, program design and development, Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) and Connecticut State Department of Education (CSDE) testing requirements, identification, testing support and professional learning.


Benefits: Districts receive the information and support they need to to provide English-as-a-Second-Language (ESL) programming that meets federal and state mandates. Districts improve their ability to support EL students and their unique transition challenges.


For more information about English Learner (EL) Educator Professional Support, please contact:

Faith Grist
EASTCONN Administrative Offices & Conference Center
376 Hartford Turnpike
Hampton, CT 06247
860-455-1569 , Ext.3038
fgrist@eastconn.org