Read about WestEd's work with schools, districts, and state and federal governments to improve education for all learners. In addition, keep up-to-date with our latest research, resources, projects, professional development opportunities, and more.


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English Learners & Literacy Catalog: New Resource

Support the academic success of English learners and students with low literacy skills. Check out WestEd's services and resources.

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ELA/ELD Development Framework Intensive Institute for California Educators

Understand and implement effective instruction for culturally and linguistically diverse learners.

English learnersProfessional developmentServicesTeachers and leaders

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School & District Improvement Catalog: New Resource

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

Family engagementHealth & safetyLiteracyMathematicsProfessional developmentResourceSchool climateSchools and districtsServicesSpecial education

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Subscribe to the Center on Standards & Assessment Implementation (CSAI) E-Newsletter

Keep up to date with CSAI services, resources, and more. Subscribe to CSAI e-newsletter.

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Engineering for Elementary Students: Custom Teacher Workshops

Implement engineering activities into your elementary school classroom. Several types of workshops offered.

Professional developmentServicesSTEMTeachers and leaders

English Learner Master Plan Development and Implementation: WestEd Service

Develop a District Master Plan for English Learner Success. Participate in WestEd professional learning.

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English Learners with Disabilities: Professional Learning

Effectively address the needs of English learners with disabilities and other learning difficulties.

English learnersProfessional developmentServicesSpecial education

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Next Generation Assessment — Early Childhood: WestEd Service

Explore valid, reliable, and appropriate ways to support early learning and continuous improvement in early childhood programs.

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Helping Children Get a Healthy, Successful Start in Life

Visit our Early Childhood Development & Learning page for services, research, and more to help all children succeed.

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Reading Apprenticeship for Middle/High School: Professional Learning

Help your middle and high school students become better readers, writers, and problem solvers.