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.


Leadership

Timothy Boals

Staff

Drake Accardi
Jen Aleckson
Erika Anderson
Lindy Anderson
Elizabeth Anderson
Erin Arango-Escalante
Karen Bach
Judy Ballweg
Matthew Basler
Alex Bauer
Deedric Bauer
Kei Bishop
Alissa Blair
Patricia Blanco
Heather Buettner
Aaron Burreson
Andrea Cammilleri
Theresa Campbell
Jorge Cardona
Mariana Castro
Indira Ceylan
Mark Chapman
Laurene Christensen
H Gary Cook
Jason Cooper
Julia Cortada
Jessica Costa
Elizabeth Cranley
Delis Cuellar Klitzke
Kira Cunningham
Jennifer Daniels
Troy Dassler
Jessica Davis
Shannon DeWitt
Madina Djuraeva
Heather Elliott
Amy Faust Fraser
Nicole Fitzgerald-Marks
Cathlin Foy
Melissa Gholson
Jonathan Gibson
Stephanie Gibson
Scott Gomer
Rosalie Grant
Leslie Grimm
Lori Hanna
Julia Hirscher
Becky Holmes
Suzanne Johar
Maureen Keithley
Jason Kemp
Alicia Kim
Amy King
Justine Kolb
Kathi Koppa
Rebecca Kopriva
Kelly Krahenbuhl
Nicholas Kraninger
Patty Kreikemeier
Andrea Kreuzer
John Krogulski
Lynne Kroll
Cynthia Lundgren
Rita MacDonald
David MacGregor
Dan Machmeier
Lorena Mancilla
Maya Martinez-Hart
Rachel Maske
Monisola McGlone
James Mitchell
Daniella Molle
Katie Morris
Terri Mossgrove
Houa Moua
Analleli Muñoz
Blake Myers
Craig Neuroth
Allyson Newton
Ngoc-Diep Nguyen
Eric Nguyen
Jon Nordmeyer
Marcy Olson
Melissa Paton
Tameka Porter
Rebecca Quigley
Sabrina Read
Andrew Reichert
Christy Reveles
Fatima Rivera
Erika Rosales
Kimberly Ross
Bob Rossa
Katherine Rozas
Narek Sahakyan
Lynn Shafer Willner
Amanda Spalter
Selena Stern
Kristopher Stewart
Julie Taylor
Merideth Trahan
Sonia Upton
Ruslana Westerlund
Jennifer Wilfrid
Yvonne Williams
Carsten Wilmes
Laura Wright
Bingjie Zheng

Project Website

http://www.wida.us/

Status

Active

Contact Information

Phone: (866) 276-7735
info@wida.us