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Social-Emotional Learning and Literacy in Science Webinar: Register Today

Introduce students to their own intriguing reading and thinking processes.

LiteracyProfessional developmentSchools and districtsWebinar

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Blending Business and Education Practices to Develop School Transformation Leaders

An innovative leadership program helped to spark school improvement in five states.

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Policy Forum on Increasing Equity Through High-Quality Charter Schools: Register Today

National and state leaders will assemble on Tuesday, February 6, in Washington, DC.

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California School Dashboard & Beyond: New Webinar

Use California School Dashboard data to improve academic outcomes for students with disabilities. Friday, January 19.

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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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Pre-K Mathematics Training Workshops: Register Today!

WestEd's Early Mathematics Training Network will provide one-day workshops to select Region 9 Head Start programs.

Early childhoodEventMathematicsProfessional developmentSTEM

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Register for 2018 Program for Infant/Toddler Care (PITC) Trainer Institute

Deepen your understanding of early childhood care and education. Register by October 6 for January 2018 PITC institute.

Early childhoodEventProfessional development

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Program for Infant/Toddler Care (PITC) Trainer Institute: Register by September 20

Deepen your understanding of early childhood development and learning.

Early childhoodEventProfessional development

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WestEd at California Mathematics Council South 2017 Annual Conference

Visit our booth to learn about WestEd's mathematics research, resources, and services.

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WestEd's Willis to Participate in Future of Education Finance Summit

Jason Willis will participate in a research and policy session on expenditure collection. Monday, July 17.

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