Bezos Family Gives $3 Million for UW Early Learning Research

Monday, September 24, 2018

Gift funded by the Bezos Family Foundation, longtime supporters of early education, will support a new professorship and research into high-quality early learning.

$3 million gift to shape UW's early education work

Saturday, September 22, 2018

The Bezos Family Foundation has given a $3 million gift to the University of Washington to support a new professorship in early learning, offer financial aid to doctoral students and support promising early learning initiatives.

Bezos family gives UW $3M for early-learning research

Friday, September 21, 2018

The Bezos family has gifted the University of Washington College of Education with $3 million to create an endowment for early-learning research.

Bezos family makes gift to advance UW’s early education work

Thursday, September 20, 2018

The Bezos Family Foundation's donation offers a lasting opportunity to influence the UW College of Education's research and programs in early education.

Faculty Friday: Ann Ishimaru

Friday, September 14, 2018

Professor Ann Ishimaru’s scholarship explores how historically marginalized students, families and communities have the power to be catalysts in the drive to create equitable educational environments—and systemic change in education as a whole.

A breakdown of administrative costs as teachers strike

Friday, September 14, 2018

Professor Meredith Honig comments on school districts' administrative salaries and the relationship to the quality of education.

Former mayor paves path toward universal preschool

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

A recent evaluation of Seattle's preschool program by UW College of Education researchers is noted.

For kids of color, return to school can be scary

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Professor Gail Joseph, director of the University of Washington’s Cultivate Learning project, discusses a recent report showing black preschoolers and kindergartners in Washington state face higher discipline and expulsion rates.

End discriminatory discipline and keep kids in school, learning

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

UW College of Education professors Angel Fettig and Kathleen Artman Meeker outline steps to end discriminatory discipline and make early learning programs work better for each and every child.

Washington’s teacher contract negotiations come after a year of high-profile union wins

Monday, September 3, 2018

Tom Halverson, senior lecturer and director of the UW master's in education policy program, comments on local and national efforts to raise teacher pay and compensation.