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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- See examples of what works for other educators
- Learn about opportunities to collaborate with WIDA
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 new Early English Language Development Standards Framework for dual language learners, ages 2.5-5.5, is now available as a draft for your review. Take the survey to give us your feedback!
Early bird registration rates to WIDA's first annual conference expire May 31. Register now
WIDA is currently recruiting 4-6 new professional development staff, an Operations Coordinator, and an Assistant Director of Research.