Gifted and equitable

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Professor Nancy Hertzog discusses the Equity Summit on Gifted Education taking place at the University of Washington, which will bring educators, researchers, policymakers and community members together to...

Editorial: Betsy DeVos' nomination as education secretary

Friday, January 27, 2017

Professor Manka Varghese is co-author of an editorial examining the qualifications of Betsy DeVos as secretary of the U.S. Department of Education.

Ignite Education Lab storytellers set

Monday, January 23, 2017

Three UW College of Education alumni—Shalini Miskelly (MIT '16), Nicholas Bradford (MEP '12) and Jordan Taitingfong '(MEd '08)—will be represented at the Ignite Education Lab storytelling event on February 8.

U.S. Public Schools Are in Danger

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

A column by Kenneth Zeichner, Boeing professor of teacher education, explores what the appointment of Betsy DeVos as U.S. Secretary of Education could mean for efforts to strengthen the nation's public schools.

Looking for Coherence and Equity in Science Teaching

Thursday, January 12, 2017

University of Washington researchers are helping lead a national effort to bring more coherence to science education, and to draw attention to inequities in schools across the country.

Faculty make list of influential education scholars

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Professors Kenneth Zeichner and John Bransford are cited, for the third consecutive year, among the nation's most influential academics informing public discussion of education policy.

Spotlight on school leadership in Florida

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Anneke Markholt, associate director with the University of Washington Center for Educational Leadership, comments on the center's instructional leadership academy, which is featured in a video about Florida's effort to better prepare school leaders across the state.

Discussing Betsy DeVos as Education Secretary

Friday, December 16, 2016

Ken Zeichner, Boeing professor of teacher education, discusses the nomination of Betsy DeVos as U.S. Secretary of Education and impact it could have on the direction of education policy.

Washington students in do well in new Common Core tests

Friday, December 2, 2016

Professor Susan Nolen comments on Washington students’ performance on the new Common Core-based tests, called Smarter Balanced, in grades 3-8.

Education panelists offer their vision for state’s schools

Thursday, December 1, 2016

UW College of Education Dean Mia Tuan was among the panelists at a Seattle Times LiveWire event exploring the future of K-12 education in Washington State.