WIDA Español

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Resources and professional learning for educators supporting Spanish language instruction for bi/multilingual learners

WIDA Español offers educators who teach academic content and language development in Spanish a comprehensive system for supporting such instruction and assessment. The resources and components of WIDA Español are flexible and work alongside existing content curriculum, structures and initiatives in schools, and align to the WIDA English Language Development system or other English language development standards.

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Spanish Language Development Standards

Expectations for Spanish language learners along the language development continuum.

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Spanish Language Arts Framework (Marco ALE)

The WIDA Marco ALE presents the foundational elements of language arts to inform the design of standards and instruction in Spanish for grades K-12.

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WIDA Español Professional Learning

WIDA Español provides professional learning opportunities for educators working with Spanish language programs.