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Reading Apprenticeship Online: Introduction Course Starts September 9

Help students develop the literacy competencies, subject-area knowledge, and the learner dispositions they need to succeed in school, college, careers, and life.

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Two Washington Colleges Succeeding with WestEd's Reading Apprenticeship

How can strategic professional development at colleges help achieve equity and foster student success?

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Trauma-Informed Practices in Early Childhood Education: A New WestEd Service

Promote trauma-sensitive programs and services for young children impacted by trauma and toxic stress.

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Empowering Families to Improve Student Learning

Academic Parent–Teacher Teams approach helps elementary school empower families to improve children's learning.

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Registration is Open for Facilitation Academies with Making Sense of SCIENCE

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 SCIENCE.

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

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.

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Engaging Culturally Diverse Families in Preschool Education

WestEd staff will present on efforts to nurture parents’ critical role in the education of their preschool children.

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R&D Alert®, Vol. 18, No. 1

New R&D Alert Looks at School Turnaround, High School Re-Enrollees, and More

Plus, learn how education technology can help all students succeed.

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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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Tailored Support Helps Struggling Schools Turn Around

Learn about the keys to WestEd's school improvement work in Buffalo, NY.

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