Conferences and professional learning

WIDA participates in many conferences and professional learning events around the world. Join us virtually at a number of events dedicated to leading the field in working with multilingual learners.

Featured professional learning opportunities

WIDA global network: Discover what your multilingual learners can do
This free webinar will introduce international schools to WIDA. Join a session to learn more about our research and resources, and find out how the WIDA global network can support teaching and learning at your school.

Register Now to attend a live session on April 27 or May 25 from 9-10am EDT.

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Additional learning opportunities

WIDA continues to partner with global and regional organizations to provide opportunities to reconnect with former colleagues, meet new friends and expand your personal learning network. 

WIDA @ Conferences: A list of upcoming events with partner organizations such as AASSA, AIELOC and ACAMIS.

Whether you are looking for an introduction or a deep dive into advanced topics, WIDA international professional learning opportunities are available. 

  • WIDA Institute: A comprehensive introduction to WIDA resources and assessments, offered virtually and face-to-face
  • WIDA Symposium: The next steps in build capacity and improve your school-wide systems
  • WIDA Workshops: A deep dive into a variety of defined topics, offered virtually and face-to-face
  • Distance Teaching and Learning: Micro-Offerings from WIDA Professional Learning, as well as a list of other helpful resources for distance learning
  • WIDA International Secure Portal: Contains eLearning modules; and, coming soon, videos from recorded conference presentations