Kindergarten Screener Field Test Opportunity!
Montana schools are invited to become a field test site for development of a new Kindergarten Screener that can be used to identify Kindergarten English learners. This test will replace the Kindergarten W-APT. For more informaition, please read the WIDA Screener for Kindergarten Field Testing flyer.
Under federal law, all districts are required to identify students who are eligible for language assistance, provide a sound program of instruction , assess their English proficiency annually, and notify parents of their placements and progress.
The following websites are valuable resources for those involved with EL students and testing.