The 'father of multicultural education' says schools still need change

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Professor James A. Banks discusses the field of multicultural education and the changes that are still needed in school systems across the country and abroad.

First space, then auto—now Elon Musk quietly tinkers with education

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Professor Nancy Hertzog comments on how an inquiry-based curriculum at an experimental non-profit school on the campus of SpaceX could give students the opportunity to pursue their interests, put ideas into context and acquire basic skills to solve problems.

Inclusive education is a plus for children of all abilities

Monday, June 25, 2018

Professor Ilene Schwartz, director of the University of Washington's Haring Center, writes that the fear some kids will be slowed down by kids with disabilities is just not true.

UW among best ABA master’s programs

Monday, June 25, 2018

The University of Washington's online master's degree in Applied Behavior Analysis, which includes a supervised intensive practicum, is identified as one of the best ABA master’s degree programs.

UW Education Dean Visits W.F. West

Sunday, June 24, 2018

Dean Mia Tuan recently visited Chehalis’ W.F. West High School to observe teachers and students and to be briefed on the Student Achievement Initiative.  

Engineering the End of the School Year

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Liza Rickey (MIT '03), science and STEM curriculum specialist at Issaquah School District, shares how teachers can reinvigorate their day-to-day routines at the end of the school year and finish on a strong note.

Video: IslandWood environmental learning center

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Norma Andrade (MIT '14), Joe Camacho (MIT '17), Maxwell Honch (MEd '16) and Meredith Pentzien, graduate student in science education, discuss their experiences at IslandWood improving access to meaningful, nature-based learning experiences.

UW programs in special education, elementary education ranked among nation's best

Monday, June 18, 2018

The UW College of Education's online master's program in special education and master's in elementary education program are ranked No. 26 and No. 19,...

Bus tour brings Washington state into focus

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Ed Taylor (PhD '94), vice provost and dean of Undergraduate Academic Affairs and professor of educational policy at the College of Education, writes about an annual tour of the state for the UW's new faculty.

Awards of Excellence honor professor, student

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Professor Gail Joseph (David B. Thorud Leadership Award) and undergraduate education major Andrew Vo (President’s Medal) were recently honored for their impact at the University of Washington.