Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics

Instructional Materials for the Next Generation Science Standards

NGSS Workshop

Discover how K-12 educators are working together in the design, selection, and implementation of instructional materials that reflect the Next Generation Science Standards. Read More

WestEd Will Lead Mathematics Framework Update for the Nation’s Report Card

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WestEd is excited to announce our leadership role in the mathematics framework update for the Nation’s Report Card, also known as the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP). NAEP...Read More

Aleata Hubbard Publishes a Research Review on Pedagogical Content Knowledge in Computing Education

Published Articles by WestEd

In a recent article, WestEd's Aleata Hubbard reviews current research on pedagogical content knowledge in computing education.Read More

WestEd's Reading Apprenticeship Wins New Supporting Effective Educator Development (SEED) Grant and Top Score in 2018 Award Program

Reading Apprenticeship

WestEd is the recipient of an esteemed 2018 Supporting Effective Educator Development (SEED) grant to improve subject-area literacy nationwide for secondary schools demonstrating a strong need for...Read More

Design, Selection, and Implementation of Instructional Materials for the Next Generation Science Standards: Proceedings of a Workshop

Design, Selection, and Implementation of Instructional Materials for the Next Generation Science Standards: Proceedings of a Workshop

Discover how K-12 educators are working together to develop instructional materials that reflect the Next Generation Science Standards. Read More

WestEd i3 Evaluations Meet Evidence Standards

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A recent report found that three WestEd grant evaluations conducted as part of the Investing in Innovation (i3) Fund were implemented according to What Works Clearinghouse evidence standards.Read More

Diversifying Math Pathways

Colleges are creating math pathways that are relevant to students' fields of study and aligned with the skills needed for success. Read More

Mathematics Learning Games that Break the Symbol Barrier

WestEd and BrainQuake partner to understand how math games impact student outcomes. Read More

Science Teaching and Learning: When Teachers Learn, Students Succeed

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Studies show Making Sense of SCIENCE professional learning improves teacher knowledge and transforms science classrooms.Read More

Supporting EdTech Development with Research

WestEd helps EdTech startup partners transform their ideas into effective, research-based education improvement tools. Read More