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Cynthia Greenleaf and Sharon Sáez

Reading Apprenticeship Staff to Present at Social Emotional Learning Conference

Cynthia Greenleaf and Sharon Sáez will demonstrate how learning is socially mediated.

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WestEd Top Ten Bestsellers

English Language Learners Resource Tops WestEd's Best Sellers

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

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Placing Writing at the Center of Teaching and Learning

Learn how one district prioritized quality writing experiences for its diverse student body.

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Adults in a Professional Development setting

Register for the California Statewide Reading Apprenticeship Conference, May 11-12

Discover how educators are using the Reading Apprenticeship framework.

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Evidence-Based Argumentation in Science Webinar: A Reading Apprenticeship Approach

Learn to use the Reading Apprenticeship instructional framework. Wednesday, 4/25.

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Carnegie 2018 Summit

WestEd at the 2018 Carnegie Foundation Summit on Improvement in Education

WestEd staff will participate in four sessions, plus one pre-conference session.

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Celebrating Staff - Staff Awards 2017

Congratulations to WestEd's 2017 Staff Award Winners!

Learn about the extraordinary work of the 2017 winners of WestEd's Staff Recognition Awards.

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Aida Walqui

Join WestEd at the TESOL 2018 International Convention & English Language Expo

Aída Walqui of WestEd's Teacher Professional Development Program is an invited speaker.

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AERA 2018 Annual Meeting

Join WestEd at AERA 2018

WestEd staff will be involved in more than 20 sessions, chairing, presenting, or serving as discussant.

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Cynthia Greenleaf

Learn to Build Science and Literacy Skills, Simultaneously

What if science teachers did not have to choose between engaging students in scientific practices and building their literacy skills? Learn more with WestEd.

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