Family Connections through Home Languages: A Message from Tim Boals, WIDA Founder and Director

Lately I’ve heard concerns about the time out of school that multilingual learners (MLLs) are facing right now. Usually these concerns begin with “won’t they fall further behind in learning English?”

"While certainly gaining English proficiency is important, I’m equally if not more concerned about all the subject matter learning MLLs are missing."

Read Tim’s full message