Northern Nevada English Learning Initiative

Improving instruction to English Learners

The Northern Nevada English Learning Initiative (NNELI) program is a National Professional Development grant program, fully funded by the Office of English Language Acquisition of the United States Department of Education.

The recruitment cycle has closed for the NNELI "Start the Summer with STEM and Academic Language" workshop to be held in June of 2017. Congratulations to the successful applicants!

Information for Paraprofessionals, Classroom Teachers
and Pre-Service Teachers

Paraprofessional Program

Teacher with student

A multi-modal program designed to meet paraprofessional needs.

K-12 Practicing Classroom Teachers

Students in classroom

Professional development in STEM and ESL for licensed, practicing K-12 classroom teachers.

Pre-Service Teachers

students preservice

Designed to give undergraduates specific training in ESL, STEM and Academic Language Development.

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Contact Us

Contact Northern Nevada English Learning Initiative (0432)

1664 N. Virginia Street

Reno, NV 89557

Phone (775) 682-7877

William J. Raggio, Room 4001