Faculty and students engage in top-tier research around the most pressing issues in education. We face tremendous challenges in education from children entering the school system unprepared to learn to the need for math and science education to keep pace with an innovation-based economy and the unconscionable disparities in opportunity that impact low-income students and students of color.

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Mia Tuan
Mia Tuan, dean of the UW College of Education, has been selected to receive the 2017 Chang-Lin Tien Award for Leadership in Education presented by the Asian Pacific Fund.
Elementary math instruction
The UW's Jennifer Richards is exploring approaches to support science and math teachers in noticing, interpreting and responding to the substance of students’ ideas.