Assistant Director, Professional Learning Programs
Jennifer Aleckson is the Assistant Director of Professional Learning Programs at WIDA. She collaborates with state and local education agency representatives to plan and implement short and long-term professional learning goals. Specifically she leads the CLIMBS Training of Trainers and LADDER programs. In addition, she supports Early Years professional learning, professional learning evaluation studies and the WIDA annual conference. Previously she managed WIDA consortium state professional learning activities. Jennifer holds a M.S. in Education Leadership, Adult and Continuing Educaton and a B.S. in Teaching in Business Education and a certificate in Training and Development. Prior to joining WIDA, she taught Business Education at a K-12 school and was a Member Services Trainer for a credit union.
Phone: (608) 890-1812
Office: 765 Ed Sciences