How Education Technology Can Make the Grade

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Read about recent research on the potential for education technology tools to improve teaching and learning. Read More

Visit WestEd's Top Research & Evaluation Reports Page

Top 10 Research and Evaluations reports

Early childhood, STEM, and school climate are among the top research and evaluation reports. Read More

Employer Demand for Information Technology Skilled Employees: Research Report

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WestEd evaluated a program designed to meet employer demand for information technology skilled employees.Read More

Juvenile Drug Courts — Policy and Practice Scan: Recent Research

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Learn about the structures, struggles, and successes of juvenile drug treatment courts. Read More

Teacher Demographics and Evaluation: Research Report

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Is there a pattern between teacher characteristics and teacher evaluation outcomes? Find out in this research report.Read More

Helping High Schoolers Become Better Readers and Writers

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The Expository Reading and Writing Course helps improve high school seniors' literacy skills. Read the R&D Alert Online article. Read More

Explore Professional Learning and Technical Assistance Services

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WestEd's professional learning and technical assistance services address the full spectrum of education and human development. Read More

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WestEd's featured initiatives demonstrate the breadth and depth of our project work. Read More

Resource Highlights Culturally Responsive Evaluation, Assessment

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This resource explores questions, issues, theories, and practices in culturally responsive evaluation and assessment. Read More

Use of Regression Discontinuity and Quasi-Experimental Designs

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WestEd researchers demonstrate the use of regression discontinuity and quasi-experimental designs.Read More