Skip to content
ascd logo

Log in to Witsby: ASCD’s Next-Generation Professional Learning and Credentialing Platform
Book banner image for Assessing Multilingual Learners: A Month-by-Month Guide (ASCD Arias)

Assessing Multilingual Learners: A Month-by-Month Guide (ASCD Arias)


$9.99 member price join now
Shop Now
For 100 or more copies of a single title call 1-800-933-2723 x5773 or dial direct 1-703-575-5773.


While students who enter a new school must learn to adapt to a new situation, multilingual students who enter a new school must often first learn to adapt to a new country and a new language—and they must be assessed along with their peers.

Table of contents

November, December, January

Second Quarter Summary of Assessment and Its Application to Other School Contexts

February, March, April

About the authors

Margo Gottlieb is cofounder and lead developer for WIDA at the Wisconsin Center for Education Research, University of Wisconsin-Madison, and former director, assessment and evaluation, at the Illinois Resource Center.

Gottlieb, who began her career as an ESL and bilingual teacher, has worked with schools, school districts, states, governments, and universities. Over the last decade, she has focused on creating English-language proficiency/development standards for multiple entities, designing student-centered assessment systems, and crafting comprehensive curricular frameworks around academic language use.

She has authored and coauthored several books on language proficiency standards, academic language in diverse classrooms, assessment and accountability, common language assessment, and assessment of English language learners.

Learn More

Book details

Product No.
Release Date
Page Count
Member Book

Topics in this book


Related Books

View all
Student-Led Assessment: Promoting Agency and Achievement Through Portfolios and Conferences


Shop Now
Classroom Assessment Essentials


Member Book