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:

National ESEA Conference - Feb 2020

February 4-7, 2020
Atlanta Georgia

WIDA exhibit booth

Learn more about the National ESEA Conference

Annual NABE Conference - Feb 2020

February 26 - 28, 2020
Las Vegas, Nevada

WIDA exhibit booth

Learn more about the NABE Conference

Annual NABE Conference - Feb 2020

February 26 - 28, 2020
Las Vegas, Nevada

WIDA exhibit booth

Learn more about the NABE Conference

National Conference on Science Education - Apr 2020

February 26 - 28, 2020
Las Vegas, Nevada

WIDA/NSTA partner session

Learn more about the National Conference on Science Education

MSAN Institute - Apr 2020

February 26 - 28, 2020
Las Vegas, Nevada

WIDA sponsorship

Learn more about the MSAN Institute

National Migrant Education Conference - May 2020 

May 3-6, 2020
Albuquerque, New Mexico

WIDA exhibit booth

Learn more about the NASDM

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.

AAIE Leadership Conference and Expo

February 3-5, 2020
New York City, USA

Session by Jon Nordmeyer (WIDA) and Ochan Kusuma-Powell (NFI)

  • Initiating and Sustaining Inclusive Programs in International Schools

Learn more about the AAIE Leadership Conference and Expo

ELLSA Conference 20/20: EAL Success in Sight

March 7-8, 2020
Seoul, South Korea

Sessions by Mark Chapman

  • What’s New from WIDA in 2020? 
  • Scoring the WIDA MODEL Writing Test with Fidelity 
  • Understanding What Your Learners Can Do: Interpreting WIDA Test Scores 

Learn more about the ELLSA Conference

CEESA

March 18-21, 2020
Helsinki, Finland

Pre-conference session by Christina Nelson

  • Building on Multilingual Assets: Purposeful Academic Conversations

Learn more about the CEESA Conference

AASSA 2020 Educators' Conference

March 18-21, 2020
São Paulo, Brazil

Presentation by Mariana Castro

  • Ready-Set-Go! Global Citizenship in Early Childhood Settings

Learn more about the AASSA Conference

Languages in the Family Conference

March 26-28, 2020
Paris, France

Session by Delis Cuellar

  • Bilingüismo separado: Una visión del desarrollo del lenguaje en el hogar y la escuela para niños del preescolar que asisten a un programa solo en inglés.

Learn more about the Languages in the Family Conference

ACAMIS English Language Learners Conference

April 17-18, 2020
Shanghia, China

Sessions by Christina Nelson

Learn more about the ACAMIS ELL Conference