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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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Join WestEd at the Learning Forward 2017 Annual Conference

Attend WestEd’s sessions on instructional coaching and sustained effective professional learning.

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Aida Walqui leading professional development workshop

School Climate and Wellness Partnership: A WestEd Service

Work with WestEd to design and implement a school climate and wellness improvement plan.

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Top 10 Downloads

Public School State Snapshot Most Popular Download

Visit our top 10 downloads page for the latest popular resources to help all learners succeed.

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WestEd Top Ten Bestsellers

Education Leadership Standards Resource Tops WestEd Best Sellers

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

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Cover Scared Straight and Other Juvenile Awareness Programs for Preventing Juvenile Delinquency: A Systematic Review

Scared Straight and Other Juvenile Awareness Programs: A Systemic Review

Does Scared Straight prevent crime or lead to more criminal behavior? Download this systemic review report.

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When Students Speak and Educators Listen: Student-Voice Tools for Dropout Prevention

Students' personal stories help reveal what's behind Washoe County School District's dropout numbers.

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School Professional Climate and Teacher Evaluation: Research Brief

Most teachers in this study sample are satisfied with the process for evaluating their performance.

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WestEd Top Ten Bestsellers

English Learners Resource Tops WestEd Best Sellers

Check out the latest top 10 best-selling resources from WestEd.

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Cover 2017 School and District Improvement Catalog

School & District Improvement Catalog: New Resource

Receive solutions for achieving rapid and sustainable improvement in schools and districts.

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