WIDA: World-Class Instructional Design and Assessment Consortium

WIDA is a consortium of states dedicated to the design and implementation of high standards and equitable educational opportunities for English language learners.

WIDA advances academic language development and academic achievement for linguistically diverse students through high quality standards, assessments, research, and professional development for educators.

Everything we do at WIDA revolves around the significance of academic language and how to empower language learners to reach for success.

Follow the website link below to find some of our guiding documents, academic references, and efforts to share this message with the educational community. Browse the rest of the site to learn more about our specific vision of academic language instruction and assessment.

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Phone: (866) 276-7735