"More Than a Dream" Teen Pregnancy Program: Randomized Controlled Trial

WestEd served as the external evaluation partner for a six-year randomized trial of More Than a Dream, a teen pregnancy prevention program for 6th–8th graders.

Atlanta Public Schools Comprehensive School Safety Initiative

What do school and district administrators, and community members need to know to improve school safety? And how can they create safe and supportive learning environments for children and staff?

Bullying and Disability: Student Survey Analysis

Do high school students who have a disability report being bullied more than non-disabled students? Read this and other key findings in WestEd's Bullying and Disability research study.

Center for IDEA Fiscal Reporting

The Center for IDEA Fiscal Reporting aims to improve state capacity to report special education data through expert leadership, deep understanding, strong collaboration, and comprehensive and ...

Comprehensive Social Services for Vulnerable Adults: Evaluation of Better Futures Minnesota

Read about WestEd's evaluation of a support program for chronically homeless, male ex-prisoners.

Data for Decisions Initiative

Educators, policymakers, and researchers: Visit the Data for Decisions Initiative website for solution-driven tools, resources, and research to develop a better understanding of how to use data ...

Developing Assessments of Data Literacy

What is data literacy, why do teachers need it, and how do you measure it?

How I Know: Designing Meaningful Formative Assessment Practices

What do teachers need to know so that their students understand how they are doing each day; they can evaluate the quality of their students' work; and students and teachers can make decisions ...

Juvenile Drug Courts Guidelines: Policies and Practices Scan

WestEd researchers are measuring the applicability and effectiveness of the practice guidelines for Juvenile Drug Courts.

Kansas Multi-Tier System of Supports Evaluation

Is the Kansas Multi-Tier System of Supports having a positive impact in meeting students' academic and behavioral needs? Read the key findings of this WestEd evaluation.

Massachusetts Safe & Successful Youth Initiative Evaluation

The Massachusetts Safe and Successful Youth Initiative is having a positive impact, according to WestEd evaluation outcomes.

Mid-Atlantic Comprehensive Center

The Mid-Atlantic Comprehensive Center partners with states to strategically plan, implement, improve, scale up, and sustain critical education initiatives and reforms to improve education ...

Multi-Component Violence Prevention Initiative: Field-Initiated Research Study

Learn about the impact of a violence prevention initiative in Massachusetts, and how the concepts of violence, disadvantage, and police legitimacy relate with one another.

National Center for Systemic Improvement

Through customized and evidence-based technical assistance, the National Center for Systemic Improvement helps states transform their systems to improve outcomes for infants, toddlers, children, ...

Regional Educational Laboratory Northeast & Islands (REL-NEI)

The Regional Educational Laboratory Northeast & Islands (REL-NEI) helps preK-16 educators increase their use of scientifically based evidence to help improve student achievement.

Restorative Justice Practices in U.S. Schools

WestEd provided a comprehensive picture of restorative justice in schools, laying the groundwork for future research, implementation, and policy.

Rhode Island Formative Assessment Project: Linking Learning and Assessment

WestEd led the development of formative assessment content for the Rhode Island Department of Education's statewide course in formative assessment, Linking Assessment and Learning.

Tribes Learning Communities Outcome Evaluation

Is the Tribes Learning Communities Program, an innovative school-based violence prevention program, having a positive impact? Read key findings.

WestEd Justice & Prevention Research Center

The WestEd Justice & Prevention Research Center is responding to a nationwide charge to deliver solutions that promote positive school environments for engaged learning and achievement.

What Works in Developing Nations to Get Children Into School and Keep Them There? A Systematic Review of Experimental and Quasi-Experimental Research

What works in developing nations to get children into school and keep them there? Read WestEd's research methodology and key findings.

What Works to Make Schools Safe: Campus Shield Program

How can multiple data sources be used to proactively respond to student safety and mental health incidents? WestEd researchers aim to find out.

"More Than a Dream" Teen Pregnancy Program: Randomized Controlled Trial

WestEd served as the external evaluation partner for a six-year randomized trial of More Than a Dream, a teen pregnancy prevention program for 6th–8th graders.

Atlanta Public Schools Comprehensive School Safety Initiative

What do school and district administrators, and community members need to know to improve school safety? And how can they create safe and supportive learning environments for children and staff?

Bullying and Disability: Student Survey Analysis

Do high school students who have a disability report being bullied more than non-disabled students? Read this and other key findings in WestEd's Bullying and Disability research study.

Center for IDEA Fiscal Reporting

The Center for IDEA Fiscal Reporting aims to improve state capacity to report special education data through expert leadership, deep understanding, strong collaboration, and comprehensive and ...

Comprehensive Social Services for Vulnerable Adults: Evaluation of Better Futures Minnesota

Read about WestEd's evaluation of a support program for chronically homeless, male ex-prisoners.

Data for Decisions Initiative

Educators, policymakers, and researchers: Visit the Data for Decisions Initiative website for solution-driven tools, resources, and research to develop a better understanding of how to use data ...

Developing Assessments of Data Literacy

What is data literacy, why do teachers need it, and how do you measure it?

How I Know: Designing Meaningful Formative Assessment Practices

What do teachers need to know so that their students understand how they are doing each day; they can evaluate the quality of their students' work; and students and teachers can make decisions ...

Juvenile Drug Courts Guidelines: Policies and Practices Scan

WestEd researchers are measuring the applicability and effectiveness of the practice guidelines for Juvenile Drug Courts.

Kansas Multi-Tier System of Supports Evaluation

Is the Kansas Multi-Tier System of Supports having a positive impact in meeting students' academic and behavioral needs? Read the key findings of this WestEd evaluation.

Massachusetts Safe & Successful Youth Initiative Evaluation

The Massachusetts Safe and Successful Youth Initiative is having a positive impact, according to WestEd evaluation outcomes.

Mid-Atlantic Comprehensive Center

The Mid-Atlantic Comprehensive Center partners with states to strategically plan, implement, improve, scale up, and sustain critical education initiatives and reforms to improve education ...

Multi-Component Violence Prevention Initiative: Field-Initiated Research Study

Learn about the impact of a violence prevention initiative in Massachusetts, and how the concepts of violence, disadvantage, and police legitimacy relate with one another.

National Center for Systemic Improvement

Through customized and evidence-based technical assistance, the National Center for Systemic Improvement helps states transform their systems to improve outcomes for infants, toddlers, children, ...

Regional Educational Laboratory Northeast & Islands (REL-NEI)

The Regional Educational Laboratory Northeast & Islands (REL-NEI) helps preK-16 educators increase their use of scientifically based evidence to help improve student achievement.

Restorative Justice Practices in U.S. Schools

WestEd provided a comprehensive picture of restorative justice in schools, laying the groundwork for future research, implementation, and policy.

Rhode Island Formative Assessment Project: Linking Learning and Assessment

WestEd led the development of formative assessment content for the Rhode Island Department of Education's statewide course in formative assessment, Linking Assessment and Learning.

Tribes Learning Communities Outcome Evaluation

Is the Tribes Learning Communities Program, an innovative school-based violence prevention program, having a positive impact? Read key findings.

WestEd Justice & Prevention Research Center

The WestEd Justice & Prevention Research Center is responding to a nationwide charge to deliver solutions that promote positive school environments for engaged learning and achievement.

What Works in Developing Nations to Get Children Into School and Keep Them There? A Systematic Review of Experimental and Quasi-Experimental Research

What works in developing nations to get children into school and keep them there? Read WestEd's research methodology and key findings.

What Works to Make Schools Safe: Campus Shield Program

How can multiple data sources be used to proactively respond to student safety and mental health incidents? WestEd researchers aim to find out.