Kati Van Sicklen
Professional Learning Specialist
Prior to joining WIDA, Kati was a K-12 educator in Colorado and abroad. Over the past 9 years, she taught in Aurora, Colorado and Bangkok, Thailand. She taught elementary for 7 years and 9th-12th grade for 2 years. While teaching in Aurora, she taught students from over 30 different countries, teaching mostly newcomer immigrants and refugees in one of the most diverse districts in the country. In addition to teaching multilingual learners, she received her endorsement in Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Education from the University of Colorado at Denver. Kati has her Master’s in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Colorado at Denver as well as a Bachelor’s in Political Science.
Phone: (608) 890-3189
Office: Ed Sciences