Creating Language-Rich Academic Learning Environments


Biographies for all three of the keynote speakers are available. Find out more information about:

Pedro Noguera

Pauline Gibbons

Luis Moll


The Conference will also feature Libia Gil, Assistant Deputy Secretary and Director, Office of English Language Acquisition, U.S. Department of Education.


  • The Sheraton Atlanta Hotel is SOLD OUT. Please see the Hotel & Travel page for alterative lodging options
  • A draft of the conference program is now available. Download your copy today and start planning your WIDA Conference experience.
  • Inquiring minds wanted to know: the 2015 WIDA National Conferece will be October 15 - 17 at the Tropicana in Las Vegas, NV.
  • The WIDA Conference sold out last year, and it's likely that it will again this year. Register now to ensure your spot in Atlanta.


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