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Presented by Heather Bickley

iStock_000011930389XLargeThis workshop will provide an overview of the WIDA English language proficiency (ELP) standards and Common Core State Standards, with a focus on using these standards for Supporting Your ELLs to meet college- and career-ready expectations.

Participants will learn to:

  • Identify areas of alignment between WIDA ELP standards and Common Core.
  • Use the Model Performance Indicators (MPIs) in the WIDA ELP standards to assist students in accessing Common Core State Standards.
  • Develop practical applications to the classroom for Common Core and WIDA ELP standards.
  • Gain an introduction to the updated WIDA standards to be released in the fall of 2012.
  • Better understand the language expectations in the Common Core State Standards and identify other resources for assisting ELLs in accessing the Common Core.