Schools, Districts, & State Education Systems

WestEd's Neal Finkelstein on Using Research to Inform Policy and Practice

SREE Question and Answer Session

Finkelstein is Program Chair for the Society for Research of Educational Effectiveness Spring Conference. Read More

Congressional Hearing Examines Federal Policies Affecting Education Research and Student Privacy

Neal Finkelstein

Researchers and policymakers will gather on Tuesday, January 30, in Washington, DC.Read More

California Standards Implementation: What Educators Are Saying

California Standards Implementation: What Educators Are Saying

Read the findings from recent surveys of California teachers, plus lessons learned. Read More

Join WestEd at the 2017 California Educational Research Association 96th Annual Conference

Robert Linquanti

WestEd’s Robert Linquanti will deliver a keynote address. Read More

Seeking CA and WA Teachers for Study of Expository Reading and Writing Curriculum

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WestEd is recruiting teacher participants for a federally funded Investing in Innovation (i3) evaluation. Read More

Learn about the Educator Effectiveness Alliance

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Read a Q&A with WestEd's Reino Makkonen on the Educator Effectiveness Alliance. Read More

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

WestEd Researchers to Present at American Evaluation Association (AEA) 2017 Conference

AEA Evaluation Event 2017

AEA sessions will cover data-driven program improvement, field experiments, and more. 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

Bocala Publishes Research Findings in Peer-Reviewed Journal

Published Articles

Journal article highlights research study on building coherence for instructional improvement through professional development.Read More