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
33 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.
Indiana has officially adopted the WIDA ELD Standards! See the map of all WIDA members and standards adopters
Congratulations to Mary Ancinec, WIDA's featured educator for December. Mary has been an ESOL teacher for 16 years, including teaching in Colombia. Learn more.
Registration is now open for the WIDA Winter Academy. We will be in Alexandria, VA February 5-7, 2014 at the Holiday Inn National Airport/Crystal City. Learn more.