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

William A. Thorne

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

Research Review Coauthored by Petrosino Makes Top 5 Downloads

Anthoy Petrosino

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

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

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

R&D Alert® Newsletter: Download Latest Edition!

R&D Alert Vol. 17, No. 3

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

WestEd at National School-Based Health Care Convention

Logo for 2017 National School-Based Health Care Convention

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

Juvenile Drug Courts — Policy and Practice Scan: Recent Research

Cover Juvenile Drug Courts: Policy and Practice Scan

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

Analyzing Student-Level Disciplinary Data: A Guide for Districts

Analyzing Student-Level Disciplinary Data: A Guide for Districts

New guide helps educators better use data to inform disciplinary actions. Read More

Creating Safe, Healthy Environments for Young People

English learner elementary school

Health, safety, & well-being for young people: Visit our WestEd.org page focused on this area of work.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

Visit WestEd Featured Initiatives Page!

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