The unit of Bilingual/ESL Education provides assistance to local education agencies (LEAs) in organizing language assistance programs, implementing best practices for English language learners (ELLs) and promoting equitable educational opportunities. The unit also ensures that LEAs are complying with the New Jersey Bilingual Education Act and Title III of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA). Such assistance is provided by this website, formal and informal technical assistance, regional workshops, conferences and publications.
How to Access Services:
|Director, Office of Supplemental Educational Programs||Leslie Franks McRae||(609) 376-9080|
|Bilingual/ESL Coordinator||Lori Ramella||(609) 376-9080|
Bilingual/ESL Educational Program Specialist
|Jacquelyn León||(609) 376-9080|
|Bilingual/ESL Educational Program Specialist||
Maria Encarna B. Romero