ELP Standards, WIDA

 

What is WIDA?

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


Mission

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

Vision

To be the most trusted resource in the education of PreKindergarten through Grade 12 language learners.

Values

WIDA's Can Do Philosophy: believing in the assets, contributions, and potential of linguistically diverse students

Go to
http://www.wida.us/aboutus/mission.aspx for more information about WIDA Standards for language learners.



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