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Equity

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Actionable Principles of Formative Assessment

Read an excerpt from Using Formative Assessment to Enhance Learning, Achievement, and Academic Self-Regulation, written by Heidi Andrade and WestEd's Margaret Heritage.

AssessmentEnglish learnersEquityLiteracyReading

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Transforming Education for English Language Learners: Five New Resources

Read a new series of briefs written by WestEd staff and published by the New York State Department of Education.

English learnersEquityLiteracyNew YorkProfessional developmentResourceSchools and districtsStandardsTeachers and leaders

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Learning From the Field: Trauma-Informed Practices

How can educators and early care providers best attend to children affected by trauma? In this Q&A, WestEd’s Natalie Walrond shares key takeaways from interviews with experts.

Early childhoodEquityHealth & safetyNew YorkNYResearch and evaluation

Carlas McCauley

Carlas McCauley Joins New Peer Review Network for Check State Plans: Promise to Practice

Carlas McCauley, Director of the Center on School Turnaround, is joining a new nationwide peer review network as part of the new Check State Plans: Promise to Practice campaign.

EquityESSASchool ImprovementSchools and districts

Mathematics Learning Games that Break the Symbol Barrier

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

EquityMathematicsResearch and evaluationSTEMTechnology

Diversifying Math Pathways

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

College & careerEquityMathematicsResourceSTEM

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Mayors and the High School Graduation Imperative

Arizona mayors, educators, and celebrities traveled from door to door, inviting disconnected youth back to school with great results.

arizonaCollege & careerEquitySchools and districts

Creating a More Positive, Connected School Climate

Learn about a student-led effort to break down barriers and implement restorative justice practices in Louisiana’s largest school district.

EquityFamily engagementHealth & safetyJusticeSchool climateSchools and districtsviolence prevention

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Improving College Affordability, Access, and Completion in California

The California College Promise Project works with College Promise programs to strengthen their visions and collaborate to achieve shared goals.

College & careerEquity

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How an Opportunity Culture Can Support Rapid School Improvement

Find out how educators are using opportunity culture to develop teachers and leaders.

EquityResourceSchools and districtsTeachers and leaders