Professional development

Join WestEd at the TexTESOL Region 2 Spring Conference

Educators attending this year’s TexTESOL Region 2 Spring Conference will have the opportunity to attend a workshop with Nicholas Catechis, Senior Program Associate in WestEd’s Quality Teaching...Read More

Camp MSS: An Adventure in Science Learning

Camp Making Sense of Science 2018

Join Making Sense of Science this Fall to deepen your science content knowledge, teaching expertise, and facilitation skills – all in a beautiful setting.Read More

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

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

WestEd at the 2018 Carnegie Foundation Summit on Improvement in Education

Carnegie 2018 Summit

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

Healthy U: Promoting Sexual Health Among Juvenile Offenders, New Webinar, 3/27

The Healthy U app aims to curb unplanned teen pregnancy by educating young males, ages 14-19. Read More

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

Aida Walqui

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

Join WestEd at AERA 2018

AERA 2018 Annual Meeting

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

Registration is Open for Facilitation Academies with Making Sense of SCIENCE

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Our world is made of matter —but what does it really mean to be made of matter? This is just one of several topics teacher leaders will explore in upcoming facilitation academies by Making Sense of...Read More

Program for Infant/Toddler Care Trainer Institute: Register Today!

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Learn how to improve the quality of care for infants and toddlers in your programs, communities, and state, as well as adult learning and teaching strategies. Read More

Successful Classroom Strategies for Urban Science Educators

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In this presentation, special guests will discuss the current urban science teaching and learning landscape.Read More