CEL 2020 Vision: By the year 2020, CEL will establish itself as the agent of leadership development in literacy education.
CEL Mission: The Conference on English Leadership fosters an intimate professional community dedicated to building the leadership capacity of literacy educators.
- Invigorate our sense of CEL as an intimate professional home for literacy leaders.
- Reconnect with department chairs.
- Mentor and support emerging leaders.
- Develop a deep understanding of our members’ needs and capacities.
(Collect and share data to analyze interests and meet the needs of our members)
- Assist leaders in understanding and responding to issues and trends in literacy education.