WIDA's Can Do Philosophy
promotes the accomplishments of English
language learners, always emphasizing the assets and potential they bring to our
classrooms. Read more
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31 U.S. states and territories
now belong to the WIDA Consortium. Many other
schools nationally and internationally have adopted WIDA resources for use in their
English language development programs.
WIDA's Annual Meeting of the Consortium members concludes today. Thank you to all 31 state departments for sending your staff to this signiicant event in shaping the future of our consortium!
Congratulations to Marcia Gaudet of Sioux Falls, SD, WIDA's June Featured Educator! Read more
WIDA is currently recruiting a Spanish Language Development Program Manager and an Assistant Director of Research. Learn more
WIDA's Early English Language Development Standards Framework for dual language learners, ages 2.5-5.5, is now available as a draft. Take the survey to give us your feedback!