WIDA Screener for Kindergarten Workshop

Participants will work collaboratively to strengthen their understanding of how to administer and score WIDA Screener for Kindergarten by working hands on assessment materials to practice both handling the materials and scoring different domains of WIDA Screener for Kindergarten. Participants will build interrater reliability using the WIDA Screener for Kindergarten writing rubric. 


This workshop is designed for test administrators of WIDA Screener for Kindergarten.

Participants will be able to

  • Explain the purpose and background of the WIDA Screener for Kindergarten.  

  • Explore the logistics for preparing to administer WIDA Screener for Kindergarten.  

  • Investigate the test materials. 

  • Identify the available accommodations for WIDA Screener for Kindergarten.  

  • Practice scoring the Speaking and Writing domains.  

  • Examine and practice the administration and scoring procedures for all domains.

This is not a replacement for the training course in the WIDA Secure Portal, which is required to administer the assessment.

Event information

40 Participant Maximum
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