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Congratulations to WestEd's 2017 Staff Award Winners!

Celebrating Staff - Staff Awards 2017

Learn about the extraordinary work of the 2017 winners of WestEd's Staff Recognition Awards.Read More

WestEd Announces Retirement of Chief Policy & Communications Officer Max McConkey

Max McConkey

McConkey joined WestEd in 1992 and has served as an executive through the agency's rapid growth.Read More

Ashley Boal Contributes to Volume on Diverse Careers in Community Psychology

Ashley Boal

WestEd's Ashley Boal co-writes book chapter on "Putting Your Training to Work." Read More

WestEd Partners with Students on Eco-Friendly Landscaping Project

Community gardening

WestEd recently partnered with local students to create a sustainable landscape for our Los Alamitos, CA, office.Read More

Celebrating Excellence in 2015: WestEd Staff Awards

Celebrating Staff in 2015

WestEd's Staff Awards program recognizes staff accomplishments and excellence. Congratulations to our 2015 award recipients!Read More

WestEd Remembers Frederick Porter

Fred Porter

“Fred Porter was an extraordinary person — a friend to almost everyone he met and worked with." — Glen Harvey, WestEd CEO Read More

Engaging Isolated Teachers Through Blended Learning

Cover for Mix It Up: Blended Strategies for High-Impact Professional Learning

A new WestEd resource on blended professional learning to engage teachers in interactive and collaborative professional development.Read More

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

Photo of Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walks

WestEd staff, family, and friends took part in Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walks held nationwide.Read More

WestEd's Larsen Honored as Outstanding Ed Tech Professional

Staff photo of Kurt Larsen

Congratulations to Kurt Larsen, honored by CUE as 1 of 12 outstanding educational technology professionals in 2015. Read More

WestEd's Kathy DiRanna Receives Outstanding Leadership in Science Education Award

Kathy DiRanna

"This award could not have been presented to a more deserving science educator."—Steve Schneider, WestEd STEM Program DirectorRead More