Policy

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

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

Exploring the Changing Landscape of State Assessment

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This resource explores the changing landscape of state assessment, from Race to the Top to the Every Student Succeeds Act.Read More

Restorative Justice in U.S. Schools: A Research Review

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Download comprehensive review of the literature on restorative justice in U.S. schools.Read More

Including Recently Arrived English Learners in State Accountability Systems: New Resource

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Guidelines help states factor in recently arrived English learner students into state assessment and accountability systems. Read More

Research Helps Target Support for Students with Disabilities

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Article highlights knowledge base for more effectively targeting supports to meet needs of students with disabilities.Read More

Building a Culture of Education Data Use: Self-Paced Online Course

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One-hour, self-paced online course offers administrators and data teams strategies for building a culture of data use.Read More

Enhancing the Effectiveness of Education Systems at All Levels

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Visit our Schools, Districts, & State Education Systems page to learn about our related services, research, and resources. Read More

Join WestEd at AERA and NCME 2017

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WestEd will have a strong presence at this year's AERA and NCME Annual Meetings in San Antonio, TX.Read More

English Learners — Diverse Group Deserves Differentiated Services: New Research Report

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Studies found English learners' academic achievement varies based on demographic and linguistic characteristics. Read More