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WestEd Top Ten Bestsellers

Education Leadership Standards Resource Tops WestEd Best Sellers

Check out this month's top 10 best sellers from WestEd — all focused on helping learners succeed.

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Cover Scared Straight and Other Juvenile Awareness Programs for Preventing Juvenile Delinquency: A Systematic Review

Scared Straight and Other Juvenile Awareness Programs: A Systemic Review

Does Scared Straight prevent crime or lead to more criminal behavior? Download this systemic review report.

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WestEd Top Ten Bestsellers

English Learners Resource Tops WestEd Best Sellers

Check out the latest top 10 best-selling resources from WestEd.

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Top 10 Downloads

Check Out Latest Top 10 Downloads From WestEd!

California Professional Standards for Educational Leaders tops the download list.

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William A. Thorne

William A. Thorne, Jr., Retired Utah Court of Appeals Judge, to Chair WestEd Board of Directors

Former tribal court and court of appeals judge takes on leadership of WestEd's Board.

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Anthoy Petrosino

Research Review Coauthored by Petrosino Makes Top 5 Downloads

A review of Scared Straight programs, coauthored by Anthony Petrosino, is ranked #5 in international online library.

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Teachers working together in PD session

Join WestEd at the Center for Evidence-Based Crime Policy Symposium

Joseph McCrary, Katie Grogan, and Jenna Terrell will present on the school safety research panel.

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R&D Alert Vol. 17, No. 3

R&D Alert® Newsletter: Download Latest Edition!

Read about restorative justice, teacher effectiveness data, infant and toddler care, and support for children with disabilities.

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Logo for 2017 National School-Based Health Care Convention

WestEd at National School-Based Health Care Convention

Stop by our booth to learn about WestEd's health, safety, and well-being research, resources, and services.

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Cover Juvenile Drug Courts: Policy and Practice Scan

Juvenile Drug Courts — Policy and Practice Scan: Recent Research

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

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