|The mission of the National
Network for Early Language Learning (NNELL) is to provide
leadership to advocate for and support successful early language
learning and teaching. Founded in 1987, NNELL provides valuable
educators, parents, and policy makers.
NNELL Resources for Professional Growth
Searching for targeted professional development that meets your needs? Contact NNELL to request a workshop, webinar(s), or resources for your teachers, school community or conference.
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Announcements: Keep Current with NNELL!
- NNELL is pleased to offer the following regional professional
development workshop on Saturday, April 5, 2014 in Summit, NJ.
Regional workshops are offered in an effort to provide increased
professional learning experiences to early language educators in our
network. The theme for the workshop is "Early Language
Learning: Planting Seeds for Tomorrow"
- NNELL welcomes Janine Erickson to the NNELL Board of Directors!
- NNELL at 25 and its founding mothers
Take a few moments to read this wonderful article about the founding of NNELL and how the organization has grown over the past 25 years
- Congratulations to Helena Curtain and
Carol Ann Dahlberg on receiving the 2013 Central States
Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Language Founders Award.
- NNELL recognizes Dr. John David Edwards, Executive Director, Joint National Committee of Languages for its National Network for Early Language Learning Award