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Advancing ALTELLA is a four-year collaboration among WIDA staff, the WIDA Consortium, including the Minnesota Department of Education as the lead state, the Texas Education Agency, and national experts.

Map of Altella states in the U.S. Link to long description is after the map image.

United States map has the following states highlighted: Washington, Montana, Idaho, Wyoming, Nevada, Utah, Colorado, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Dakota, Oklahoma, Texas, Minnesota (lead state), Wisconsin, Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, Kentucky, Tennessee, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Washington D.C., Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, Alaska, Hawaii, Northern Mariana Islands, and U.S. Virgin Islands. There also is a logo for the Bureau of Indian Education and the U.S. Department of Defense Education Activity.

WIDA Staff

H Gary Cook
Principal Investigator

Laurene Christensen
Project Director

Indira Ceylan

Indira Ceylan
Project Manager

Cathlin Foy

Cathlin Foy
Project Manager

Partners

Lead State – Minnesota Department of Education

Tracy Motez Lindner

Tracy Montez Lindner
Principal Investigator
tracy.montez.lindner@state.mn.us
651-582-8692

Dawn Cameron

Dawn Cameron
Project Director
dawn.cameron@state.mn.us
651-582-8551

Organizations

ATLAS
Center for Applied Linguistics
Evergreen Evaluation & Consulting, Inc.

Expert Panel

Jenny Beltran
Stephanie Cawthon
Steve Elliott
Claudia Flowers
Vitaliy Shyyan
Sheri Wells-Jensen