WIDA @ Conferences

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Find WIDA Across the Country and Around the World

In addition to hosting the WIDA Annual Conference, WIDA staff participate in many other regional, national and international conferences throughout the year.

WIDA @ National Conferences

As keynote speakers, presenters, exhibit booth staff, or attendees, WIDA staff attend conferences to connect with educators. We do so to share research, best practices, and other insights, and especially to answer your questions and listen to feedback.

Look for us at these upcoming conferences:

2019 WIDA Annual Conference

October 15-18, 2019
Providence, Rhode Island

Conference host

Learn more about the WIDA Annual Conference

MSAN Student Conference

October 23-26, 2019
Madison, WI

Conference sponsor

Learn more about the MSAN Student Conference

NSTA Area 1 Conference

October 24-26, 2019
Salt Lake City, Utah

WIDA/NSTA partner session

Learn more about the NSTA Area 1 Conference

La Cosecha

November 12-16, 2019
Albuquerque, New Mexico


Learn more about La Cosecha

NSTA Area 2 Conference

November 14-16, 2019
Cincinnati, Ohio

WIDA/NSTA partner session

Learn more about the NSTA Area 2 Conference


November 15-16, 2019
White Plains, New York


Learn more about NY State TESOL


November 20-23, 2019
Nashville, Tennessee

Learn more about NAEYC

IRC Bilingual Conference

December 3-6, 2019
Chicago, Illinois


Learn more about the IRC Bilingual Conference

NSTA Area 3 Conference

December 12-14, 2019
Seattle, Washington

WIDA/NSTA partner session

Learn more about the NSTA Area 3 Conference

WIDA @ International Conferences

WIDA supports global and regional conferences with keynote speakers, workshop presentations, and sponsorships. Join us at a future conference to learn more about WIDA and expand your personal learning network.

If you are hosting a conference or are planning to submit a presentation about WIDA, please let us know so we can add it to this page. Contact Jenny Hill-Wild at hillwild@wisc.edu.

TAISI  (The Association for International Schools of India)

September 20-22, 2019
Bangalore, India

Learn more about the TAISI Conference


September 26-28, 2019
Monterrey, Mexico

Learn more about the Tri-Association Educators' Conference

Teach to Lead Summit

October 4-5, 2019
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Learn more about the Teach to Lead Summit

RISS (RtI for International Schools Summit)

October 25-27, 2019
Singapore, Singapore

Session Presentations by Jon Nordmeyer

Learn more about the RISS Conference

EARCOS Leadership (East Asia Regional Council of Schools)

October 31-November 2, 2019
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

Session Presentations by Jon Nordmeyer

Learn more about the EARCOS Leadership Conference

AISA (Association of International Schools in Africa)

November 21-23, 2019
Capetown, South Africa

Learn more about the AISA Conference

New Directions (British Council)

December 8-9, 2019
Yokohama, Japan

Session Presentation by Tim Boals, Mark Chapman and Alicia Kim

Learn more about the New Directions Conference