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WIDA eWorkshops

Missouri Educators are still able to sign-up and participate in the six on-demand WIDA eWorkshops which are available from Sept. 1, 2019 – Aug. 31, 2020. The eWorkshops are NOT just for ELD teachers; workshops include relevant content for school leaders, coaches and facilitators, K-12 classroom teachers, ESL teachers and specialists, and professional learning communities.

A description of the six workshops may be found at this link: https://wida.wisc.edu/grow/us-based-pl/elearning/self-paced

To facilitate and direct participation in the eWorkshops; educators are invited to join a discussion group hosted on Twitter by #MellMissouri. To participate you will need to complete/be near completing the workshop prior to the discussion date.

Dates for discussion are as follows:

Date/Time Title Audience
March 26th at 7:00pm Developing Language for Learning in Mathematics Educators who teach mathematics or support English language development in mathematics
April 9th at 7:00pm Using the WIDA Writing Rubric

Classroom and ESL teachers for Grades 1-12