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Empowering Middle School Entrepreneurs

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"The students I worked with were enthusiastic about the products they were developing."—Aleata Hubbard on Startup Weekend Youth.Read More

Celebrating Excellence in 2014: WestEd Staff Awards

Celebrating Staff in 2014

WestEd's Staff Awards program recognizes staff accomplishments and excellence. Congratulations to our 2014 award recipients!Read More

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

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

Celebrating Excellence in 2013:
WestEd Staff Awards

The Staff Awards program at WestEd recognizes the accomplishments and excellence of our employees, both as individuals and as teams based in single offices or spanning locations...Read More

WestEd Honors Contributions of Janet Phlegar

Jan Phlegar

Janet (Jan) M. Phlegar, Executive Director of Learning Innovations at WestEd, retired July 19, 2013. During her 40-plus years of service in education, Jan built a body of work that was large in scope...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