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Research and evaluation

Supports for Students with Disabilities in the Math in Common Districts

Supports for Students with Disabilities in the Math in Common Districts

Students with disabilities are falling behind as districts work to implement new math standards.

AssessmentEquityMathematicsPolicyResearch and evaluationResourceSchools and districtsSpecial educationStandardsSTEM

WestEd Published Articles

Making Sense of Temporal Data with an Intelligent Tutoring System

WestEd's Jodi Davenport coauthors an article in the Journal of Learning Analytics.

Research and evaluationSTEM

Developing Principals' Instructional Leadership: Systems of Support in Two Math in Common Districts

Developing Principals' Instructional Leadership for Successful Math Standards Implementation

Learn how districts support principals to bring math to the forefront of their work.

AssessmentCCSS-MMathematicsResearch and evaluationResourceSchools and districtsSTEMTeachers and leaders

Julie Nicholson

WestEd's Julie Nicholson Publishes Findings in Early Child Development and Care

The study evaluated literature on leadership in early childhood with an eye toward equity and social justice.

Early childhoodEquityResearch and evaluation

WestEd Published Articles

Review of Evidence-Based Registries Relevant to Crime Prevention

WestEd's Claire Morgan and Anthony Petrosino coauthored the review.

Health & safetyJusticeResearch and evaluation

Working Together to Support Equitable Access to Charter Schools: Research and Recommendations

Supporting Equitable Access to Charter Schools: Research and Recommendations

Learn strategies for supporting charter school access for all students.

EquityResearch and evaluationResource

WestEd Published Articles

WestEd's Staci Wendt Publishes Findings in Substance Use & Misuse

Do negative social interactions affect college students' drinking behaviors?

College & careerHealth & safetyResearch and evaluation

Anthoy Petrosino

Increase Safety for All Children, Adults, Schools, and Communities

Learn about the WestEd Justice & Prevention Research Center's mission to promote positive school environments.

Health & safetyJusticeResearch and evaluationSchool climateviolence prevention

Resources and Strategies for Identifying and Supporting English Learners with Learning Disabilities

Identify and Support English Learners Students with Learning Disabilities

Inconsistent identification of EL students with learning disabilities can hamper their academic achievement.

English learnersEquityResearch and evaluationResourceSchools and districts

Continuous Improvement: What It Is, What It Entails, and How To Do It

Continuous Improvement: What It Is, What It Entails, and How To Do It

Identifies the characteristics of organizations engaged in continuous improvement.

LCFFResearch and evaluationResourcesSchools and districts