UW Launches Clinical Trial on CBD Treatment for Autism

Thursday, April 4, 2019

Raphe Bernier, adjunct faculty in school psychology, is leading a clinical trial looking at how a topical CBD gel can reduce the symptoms of autism.

Deeper Dive Session Explores Data Systems

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Professor Charles Peck comments on lessons from a three-year study he co-authored that highlights ways teacher education programs can collect, report and act on an array of program outcome measures to support and sustain their work.

University of Washington's online early childhood education program named No. 1

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

The University of Washington's online bachelor's degree in early care and education is the top-ranked program in the nation, receiving recognition for its high quality and flexible curriculum.

Social Justice in Teacher Preparation Programs

Monday, April 1, 2019

Ken Zeichner, Boeing Professor of Teacher Education Emeritus, discusses where teacher preparation programs miss the mark on social justice and more in this podcast.

Co-designing for justice in family-school-community partnerships

Monday, April 1, 2019

Researchers with the UW-based Family Leadership Design Collaborative outlined a new, solidarity-driven process of partnership between communities of color, educators and researchers toward community-defined well being and educational justice in a recent paper.

A history lesson goes Off the Map

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Professor Katie Headrick Taylor comments on the "Off the Map" project, in which students are using technology to learn and preserve the history of Maryville, Tenn.

Public invited to get on board with Off the Map local history project

Saturday, March 23, 2019

Professor Katie Headrick Taylor is leading a project in which Tennessee high school students are uploading Alcoa and Maryville history into a mobile app.

Podcast: Future Hindsight with Professor Gail Joseph

Saturday, March 23, 2019

Gail Joseph, Bezos Family Foundation Distinguished Professor in Early Learning, discusses the importance of high-quality early learning programs, the costs to society of not investing in this space, and the necessity of a well-educated early learning workforce.

Winning strategies to address teacher shortage in diverse communities

Friday, March 22, 2019

Selma Powell, director of the UW College of Education's Special Education Teacher Education Program, shared how the University of Washington is being creative about funding for special education by developing direct partnerships with Seattle area school districts during a panel at...

Working with Families in Special Education

Thursday, March 21, 2019

UW College of Education alumnus Shannon Hitch (EdD '18), director of Special Services in the Lake Washington School District, discussed her work with families during a more than 20-year career in special education during the Seattle Times' Ignite Education Lab event.