Engaging with the WIDA Standards: A Collaborative Approach

Available Winter 2021

This eWorkshop explores ways to use the WIDA Standards (2020 edition) to support multilingual learners’ achievement and language development. Each module engages participants in components of the WIDA Standards and contains prompts for educators to discuss the module topic in local settings. Ideally, groups of educators commit to engaging in the modules individually and to meeting on a bi/weekly basis to discuss the module topics.

By engaging in this eWorkshop, participants will build their skills in

  • Identifying the purpose and function of the components of the WIDA Standards.
  • Describing ways to use the components of the WIDA Standards.

Format: ;All materials will be housed in the WIDA eLearning Center, which can be accessed by participants with a WIDA Secure Portal login.

Time to Complete: 4 hours

Audience: Educators who will be using the WIDA Standards (2020 edition) in local settings

This offering is in development and contingent on the release of the 2020 edition of the WIDA ELD Standards. Content is subject to change.

Event information

Ready to get started?

1. Log in to your WIDA Secure Portal account. Don’t have an account yet? Visit your Member/State page to learn how.
2. Click the “WIDA eLearning Center” tile in the Portal to view available eWorkshops.
3. Complete an eWorkshop and print your certificate.