2018 Awards of Excellence recipients announced

Friday, April 27, 2018

Professor Gail Joseph has received the UW's 2018 David B. Thorud Faculty Leadership Award in honor of her exceptional ability to lead, serve, inspire and collaborate with broad impact.

GO-MAP provides community and support

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

First-year education graduate student Alina Aleaga comments on her experience serving as a staff assistant at the Unversity of Washington's Graduate Opportunities and Minority Achievement Program (GO-MAP).

What a difference a district can make

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Professor Meredith Honig discusses how district central office staff can play critical roles in improving schools and ensuring student success.

Zeichner to receive honorary degree from Syracuse

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Kenneth Zeichner, Boeing Chair of Teacher Education, will receive an honorary doctor of humane letters from Syracuse University in recognition for his work as one of the world’s most influential scholars on teaching.

UW researchers to study Seattle's racial-equity teams

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Three University of Washington professors will spend the next two years studying how the new racial-equity teams in Seattle schools can boost the performance of students of color.

Washington 8th Graders Top National Average In Math And Reading

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Professor Sheila Valencia comments on results from the most recent National Assessment of Educational Progress.

Washington students show little growth in math, reading on national test

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Professor Sheila Valencia comments on the National Assessment of Educational Progress and the scores of Washington students.

Washington puts an end to lunch shaming in schools

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Christine Tran, a doctoral candidate who focuses on school nutrition equity, comments on a new law requiring schools to serve a hot meal to any student requesting one, regardless of their ability to pay.

Power up your planning

Monday, April 2, 2018

The UW Center for Educational Leadership’s Sharon Williams writes about the power of a theory of action to help take a school district from good to great.

Three ways to improve learning for Washington’s youngest residents

Sunday, April 1, 2018

Early learning experts from the UW College of Education shared their insights during EDU Talks: Raising Washington.