The National Center on Quality Teaching and Learning (NCQTL)

The National Center on Quality Teaching and Learning (NCQTL) was created to improve practice in Head Start programs and help more than a million young children make gains in early learning and deve

Faculty Research Areas

Faculty and students engage in top-tier research around the most pressing issues in education.

Curriculum & Instruction

Graduate programs in teaching, learning and curriculum explore a range of approaches to the teaching and learning of powerful knowledge.

Retirement: Dr. Eugene “Gene” Edgar

Jun 12 2013

Dr. Eugene “Gene” Edgar, professor of special education at the UW College of Education, plans to retire in June 2013. Edgar has worked at the UW since 1972.

Edgar has has received the University of Washington’s Outstanding Public Service Award and the James D. Clowes Award for the Advancement of Learning Communities, among other honors.