Webinar on Using Attendance Data for Decision-Making

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Learn strategies for addressing chronic absence. Thursday, April 26, 11:30am-12:30pm (Pacific Time).Read More

Public Education in the Western United States, by the Numbers

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Infographic snapshots illustrate public school systems in Arizona, California, Nevada, and Utah, created by REL West. Read More

Interpreting Leadership Data to Improve Teaching and Learning in New York


New York educators share how a leadership assessment system helped a New York school and District assess leadership practices at the Fall NYS Council of School Superintendents conference. Read More

Using Data to Improve Educator Preparation Programs and Teachers’ Data Literacy

Data for Decisions

WestEd's Ellen Mandinach blogs about the use of data in educator preparation programs.Read More

Ellen Mandinach to Co-Present Keynote Address on Data and Educator Preparation

Ellen Mandinach

Ellen Mandinach will co-present at the Council for Accreditation of Educator Preparation Conference.Read More

When Dropouts Return to School — Identifying and Supporting Reenrollees: Register for Webinar

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Learn how school districts can best serve students who drop out and later reenroll. Webinar. Tuesday, September 27.Read More

Teachers Learning How To Use Data

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WestEd's Ellen Mandinach co-authors synthesis of articles on how teachers use data. In special issue of Teaching and Teacher Education.Read More

New Resource: Data Literacy for Educators

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Learn strategies for incorporating data literacy into teacher preparation and practice. Purchase book today and receive 20% discount!Read More

Formative Assessment, Discussion Builders Top WestEd Best Sellers

WestEd Top Ten Bestsellers

Check out our top 10 best sellers — all focused on helping learners succeed.Read More

Using Data Visualization To Engage Non-English Speaking Parents

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Charts and bar graphs are being used to help non-English-speaking parents understand their childrens' educational progress. Read More