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Tuesday, March 23 • 4:00pm - 4:40pm
Applying a Can Do Lens to Multilingual Development

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This session focuses on the use of standards-based tools to promote multilingual development among multilingual students. Explore how a Can Do, that is, an asset-based approach, can maximize language development, creating pathways for their success. We will provide opportunities for participants to explore and apply WIDA's (World-class Instructional Design and Assessment) Can Do descriptors in Spanish and English to plan for meaningful engagement of multilingual learners in classroom activities and to collaborate on planning for classroom instruction and assessment.

Speakers
avatar for Yvonne Williams

Yvonne Williams

Yvonne is the Director of MLL Educator Engagement at WCEPS. A non-profit organization that supports schools/districts of, WCEPS Care Coaching
Yvonne, a dynamic leader and presenter, currently serves as the Director of Multilingual Learner Educator Engagement at WCEPS, where she plays a pivotal role in fostering collaboration with Local Education Agencies (LEAs). In this capacity, she engages intimately with educators, delving... Read More →
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Samuel Aguirre

Director of WIDA Español, WIDA
Samuel Aguirre is the Director of WIDA Español for WIDA at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Sam manages the research, development, and delivery of WIDA resources focused on Spanish language instruction. His work oversees major areas, including those of a framework for Spanish... Read More →



Tuesday March 23, 2021 4:00pm - 4:40pm PDT
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