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WIDA's Featured Educator is a monthly feature article that highlights classroom, district, or state-level educators who are making a difference in the lives of multilingual learners. Nominate an outstanding colleague today!

WIDA News: August 2017 Extra

An extra August edition of WIDA News is now available and includes announcements about our website and conference sweepstakes winners.

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WIDA News: August 2017

The August edition of WIDA News is now available and includes announcements about the new WIDA Director of Professional Learning, ACCESS for ELLs 2.0 webinars, our August Featured Educator and more.

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August 2017 Featured Educator: Monica Cortada

Monica Cortada passionately serves language learners and their families in Maryland by helping to address both academic and social-emotional needs of her students.

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July 2017 Featured Educator: Margarita Ugalde

Margarita Ugalde is a home care provider in Madison, WI. She runs a bilingual center supporting children ages 3 months to four years old. She tailors her instruction to meet the needs and interests of her young dual-language learners.

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June 2017 Featured Educator: Leah Juelke

Leah Juelke has taken on various unique literacy projects with her language learners in Fargo, North Dakota in efforts to share the stories of refugee and immigrant students.

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August 2013 Featured Educator: Christel Broady

Dr. Christel Broady is a teacher trainer in the graduate program at Georgetown College in Georgetown, Kentucky. She became the school's ESL program director in 2004.

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