College & Career

Research on Alignment Efforts Between K-12 & Higher Education

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Learn how K-12, higher education systems collaborate for successful college- and career-readiness standards implementation.Read More

Preparing Adult English Learners for Career Success: Evaluation Report

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Read WestEd's evaluation findings of a program designed to prepare adult English learners for the workforce.Read More

Research & Evaluation: Learn About Our Studies and More

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Our Research & Evaluation web section features studies, reports, news, and more. Explore today.Read More

Top Research & Evaluation Reports for July

Top 10 Research and Evaluations reports

Analyzing Student-Level Disciplinary Data tops WestEd's research and evaluation reports. Read More

Formative Case Study on Long-Term Unemployment: Recent Research

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Read lessons learned from WestEd's study of a program designed to address long-term unemployment in San Francisco.Read More

Academic Planning in Community College: Research Report

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Study investigates the impact of technology-based counseling interventions on community college student outcomes.Read More

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Top 10 Research and Evaluations reports

Early childhood, STEM, and school climate are among the top research and evaluation reports. Read More

Employer Demand for Information Technology Skilled Employees: Research Report

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WestEd evaluated a program designed to meet employer demand for information technology skilled employees.Read More

Helping High Schoolers Become Better Readers and Writers

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The Expository Reading and Writing Course helps improve high school seniors' literacy skills. Read the R&D Alert Online article. Read More

Research Helps Target Support for Students with Disabilities

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Article highlights knowledge base for more effectively targeting supports to meet needs of students with disabilities.Read More