Utah - Content Standards: English as a second language

Area: 
English as a Second Language
Policy Type: 
Rule
Summary: 

Utah has adopted the WIDA Standards.

Body: 

WIDA's standards are a curricular and instructional resource developed by teachers for teachers, with the support of many experts in the field of ELL education. They outline the progression of English language development and exemplify how to teach academic language within the context of content area instruction.

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
05/09/2016