In WIDA News: September 2021
Interested in WIDA news and events beyond the international news? Visit the WIDA News page for articles on a variety of topics of interest to educators, regardless of location.
Supporting bi/multilingual learners this school year
As preparations take shape for the 2021-2022 school year, it is important to keep bi/multilingual students at the top of our minds. This article features a student voice and explores how the WIDA Can Do Philosophy and values for social justice and innovation can help educators in supporting bi/multilingual learners this school year. This article is available in English and& en español:
- Supporting Bi/Multilingual learners this school year (in English)
- Apoyando los estudiantes bi/multilingües este año escolar (en español)
Back to school 2021-22: Assess, teach, grow with WIDA
Want a quick synopsis of what you need to know to assess, teach and grow with WIDA this school year? Check out this back-to-school guide!
September 2021 Featured Educators: Jenn Henderson and Jill Kraft
This month, we feature two educators – Jenn Henderson and Jill Kraft – in a back-and-forth, question-and-answer style format. Not only do we get to know Jenn and Jill, who are instructional coaches at Aurora Central High School in Aurora, Colorado, but we’ll also learn about their 2021 WIDA eConference session that’s set to take place on October 14 at 11:30am CT.