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We will soon be accepting proposals for WIDA 2018 Annual Conference. Check back soon for more information!

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Interested in learning more about WIDA's Annual Conference? The programs from our past conferences are available as pdf downloads.

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The WIDA Annual Conference is the largest and most prominent conference anywhere dedicated to Pre-K through Grade 12 English Language Learner educators and administrators. By teachers, for teachers!


Proposal Submission Timeline

Date Description
December 4, 2017 Proposal Submission Opens
January 21, 2018 Propoasl Submission Closes
February 13, 2018 Proposal Review Closes
March 13, 2018 Proposal Notifications Begin
March 31, 2018 Presenter Commitment (to confirm they will present session at the conference)
July 1, 2018 Final Corrections Due (of name, description, etc. for program)
August 1, 2018 Presenter Registration Deadline
September 1, 2018 Presentations Due (Documents, slides, and materials submitted to WIDA for final review)