Assistant Director, Educator Learning, Research, and Practice
Jen Daniels serves educators who work with language learners by collaborating with WIDA colleagues to design and deliver professional learning opportunities. Jen's teaching experience includes high school language arts and ESL, graduate teacher ed courses, and professional learning and coaching for in-service K-12 teachers (ESL, bilingual, and general education).
Jen holds a masters in Curriculum and Instruction (ESOL) and a doctorate in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, which focused on language program leadership in rural settings. She is a Certified Professional in Talent Development (ATD) and holds a Teaching Online Certificate (QM). Some of the recent WIDA projects to which Jen has contributed include: new workshops (Formative Language Assessment, Leadership, Scaffolding), the WIDA Fellows program, and new online offerings to support implementation of the 2020 edition of the WIDA ELD Standards Framework,
Office: home office