Resources

WestEd’s high-quality publications and resources are designed to inform and engage professionals in a variety of fields including K–12 education, early childhood, and health and justice. Browse our professional development materials, original research, practical tools, archived webinars, and more.

Amplifying the Curriculum: Designing Quality Learning Opportunities for English Learners
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Amplifying the Curriculum: Designing Quality Learning Opportunities for English Learners

This book presents an ambitious model for how educators can design high-quality, challenging, and supportive learning opportunities for English Learners and other students identified to be in ...
Creating New Futures for Newcomers: Lessons from Five Schools that Serve K-12 Immigrants, Refugees, and Asylees
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Creating New Futures for Newcomers: Lessons from Five Schools that Serve K–12 Immigrants,...

This report, developed through a partnership between MAEC and WestEd, highlights schools that are using promising and effective strategies for supporting immigrant and refugee students in K–12 ...
The College Promise Guidebook for California and Beyond
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The College Promise Guidebook for California and Beyond

This resource provides step-by-step guidance to teams who are developing, strengthening, or expanding a College Promise program.

Teachers & Leaders

CenterView: Teacher Leadership Works – It Builds, Energizes, Sustains
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CenterView: Teacher Leadership Works – It Builds, Energizes, Sustains

The Center for the Future of Teaching & Learning at WestEd reports on a teacher leadership survey designed to assess the impact teacher-to-teacher ...
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Leading Professional Learning: Building Capacity for Sustained Practice, A Simulation Game for...

This engaging, non-competitive simulation game helps educators learn to build a powerful community of practice among school faculty.
Cover for Moving Leadership Standards Into Everyday Work: Descriptions of Practice, Second Edition
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Moving Leadership Standards Into Everyday Work: Descriptions of Practice, Second Edition

Moving Leadership Standards Into Everyday Work: Descriptions of Practice enhances the usefulness of the California Professional Standards for Education Leaders (CPSEL) by ...