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Conversations with Tim: Talking about translanguaging 

In this edition of Conversations with Tim, Tim talks to Susana Johnson, an assistant professor in bilingual education and TESOL, about translanguaging. Together, they define translanguaging and how teachers can use this important tool in their classrooms and beyond.  

New this month: a listening option! If you want to listen to Conversations with Tim while walking the dog or driving, now you can. 

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Instruction in Spanish: Equity and social justice  

The WIDA Español team explores equity and social justice through an analysis of the WIDA Guiding Principle #9. This article is the second in a series that focuses on instructional practices for Spanish language arts and/or Spanish language development. 

March 2021 Featured Educators: North Carolina EL Teacher Network Leadership Team

This month, WIDA features a team of educators! Get to know the North Carolina English Language Teacher Network Leadership Team as they work together to support each other and the teachers in their state who work with English language learners.

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