WIDA Standards Network


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Registration Closed.
Last Date to Register: 11/2/2023 12:01 AM
Last Date to Cancel: 11/13/2023 12:01 AM
Agency: CESA 2
Agency Contact: Ruslana Westerlund
Agency Assistant: Kayla Barr 262-473-1473
Location: Zoom Link
Facility: Web Link
11/16/2023 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM
1/11/2024 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM
3/14/2024 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM
4/18/2024 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM
Price: $495.00


Description: The WIDA Standards Network provides an opportunity to discuss, share ideas and tools, learn and support each other in the implementation of the ELD standards K-12. Network members are encouraged to bring their questions, tools and resources to the meetings.

This is registration pricing for non-members of the Title III Consortium. Consortium members who have not already done so should fill out this form to register for our Language & Culture Networks.


Time: 2:00 - 3:30 pm Central time (CDT)

Cost: $495


Presenter: Dr. Ruslana Westerlund

About the Presenter:

Ruslana Westerlund, Ed.D., is a Ukrainian-born educational consultant at CESA 2 specializing in using the WIDA Standards for equity through rigorous and culturally relevant teaching, providing access to disciplinary genres for all students, and designing equitable instructional practices for English Learners. She is driven by the vision to transform schools where all teachers are equipped with the knowledge to meet the needs of English Learners at both systems and classroom levels. Her unique area of expertise and research is writing in the disciplines through an apprenticeship pedagogy called the Teaching and Learning Cycle.



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