WIDA: Enhancing opportunities for language learners WIDA 2014 National Conference: Registration opens April 1st Participate in ACCESS for ELLs 2.0 Field Test WIDA International Summer Academy 2014: July 14-18, Fluno Center, Madison, WI WIDA PODER/PUEDE: Pruebas del Desarrollo del Lenguaje Español WIDA Certification Institute: Applications accepted now through March 31st.

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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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35 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.
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Registration is now open for the 2014 WIDA National Conference. Take advantage of the early bird discount and save $100 on the registration fee. Register today. Posted 4/7/14

Congratulations to Cathy Fox, the WIDA Featured Educator for April. Cathy has been an ELL teacher in Central Falls, RI, for the past 26 years. Read more. Posted 4/7/14

If you facilitate professional learning for educators and you have considered becoming a WIDA Certified Trainer, you still have time. The deadline to apply has been extended until Wednesday, April 9. Visit the Certification site for details. Posted 4/7/14