Beacon Award for Excellence

WestEd's R&D Alert has won a 2012 Beacon Award for Excellence in Newsletters from the Association of Educational Publishers. Winning entries undergo two rounds of judging by a select pool of...Read More

Alvarez Wins AERA Award for Dissertation on Bilingual Education

WestEd's Laura Alvarez won the 2012 Bilingual Education Special Interest Group Dissertation Award from the American Educational Research Association. Alvarez' winning paper is entitled,...Read More

DiRanna Honored for Sustained Impact on Professional Development

Learning Forward, formerly known as the National Staff Development Council (NSDC), presented WestEd's Kathy DiRanna with the 2011 Susan Loucks-Horsley Award for her contributions to the professional...Read More

WestEd Again Ranked Among Best Places to Work in the Bay Area

San Francisco, California — WestEd has once again been named among the "Best Places to Work in the Bay Area." This is the third consecutive year WestEd has been recognized, and the sixth...Read More

WestEd Board of Directors Member Named Superintendent of the Year

WestEd Board of Directors Member Beverly Hurley has been named Arizona Superintendent of the Year. Hurley was given the top honor by the American Association of School Administrators (AASA). She is...Read More