Jennifer Voorhees

WIDA Accommodations & Accessibility Specialist

Jennifer Voorhees is an Accommodations and Accessibility Specialist at WIDA.  As part of the assessment team, she focuses on how to make all WIDA assessments accessible to all learners.  Prior to joining WIDA, Jennifer taught ESL to elementary school English learners for 15 years in an urban school setting.  She is passionate about meeting the unique needs of all students and has extensive experience working with dually identified students who have needs related to a disability in addition to being an English learner.  Jennifer has a M.Ed. in TESOL from the Universidad del Turabo and a B.S. in Education from California University of PA.  She is currently an Ed.D. candidate in special education at Slippery Rock University of PA.  In her free time, Jennifer enjoys reading and spending time with her family.

Contact Information

jmvoorhees@wisc.edu
Phone: (608) 890-2483
Office: 1282G Ed Sciences

Current Projects

WIDA