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.
Update - Starting The 2020-21 School Year
These documents have been developed in partnership with the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) and the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH).
Transition Joint Guidance - Phase 4
Summer School & Other Allowable Activities
Transition Joint Guidance
New Registration System coming Soon!
ECPL is moving to a new registration system.
Currently we are not accepting registrations.
We will notify you as it becomes available.
Illinois State Board of Education
A Message from ECPL
WIDA Early Years
WIDA Early Years and ECPL are providing FREE access to 5 online professional learning modules for EC educators in Illinois. Each module is self paced and takes about one hour to complete.
ISBE and Gateways credit are available for each completed module.