CEEL's Diversity Equity and Inclusion Impact Model - A melding of Equity Focused and Asset Based Approach, Reciprocal Accountability, Research- based Programs, Policies, and Practices, and Collaborative Inquiry and Action leading to Transformation  and Capacity Building for Multilingual Teaching and Learning

Mission: The Center for Equity for English Learners (CEEL) ensures equity and excellence in English Learner and Multilingual education by transforming educational systems and practices as leaders who collaborate in research, professional learning, and policy to positively impact generations of students and communities. 

Vision: English Learner and Multilingual education enacts research and evidence-based practices, is fully integrated into the United States education system, and is appropriately funded.  Language, literacy, and all content instruction for English Learner and Multilingual students is assets-based, equitable, and just. English Learner students and their families are valued and engaged as partners in the educational process.