Prop 1 aims to improve access to early learning

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Professor Gail Joseph comments on a recent evaluation of the Seattle Preschool Program that shows children in the pilot program are making gains in every domain measured.

Seattle should do better on pre-k funding

Monday, October 8, 2018

Shelby Parsons (MEP '18) argues that Seattle can use funds more efficiently to allow the city to serve more preschoolers who will benefit the most.

Seattle’s preschool program is improving, external evaluation shows

Monday, October 8, 2018

Results of an annual evaluation of the Seattle Preschool Program conducted by University of Washington researchers shows the quality of the subsidized program is on par with the most established Pre-K systems in the country.

A look at the Seattle Preschool Program—and plans to expand it

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Professor Gail Joseph comments on steady improvements that have been observed in outcomes for early learners participating in the Seattle Preschool Program.

UW linebacker pursuing career in education

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Tevis Bartlett, an Education, Communities & Organizations major, is completing an internship at Seattle's Nathan Hale High School in preparation for a career in education.

How a Local Educator Is Transforming Special Education

Friday, September 28, 2018

Ariane Gauvreau, field director and teaching associate in special education, is helping teachers understand each student’s specific cultural and learning needs.

Instructional leadership teams to the rescue

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Sandy Austin and Donna Anderson-Davis of the UW Center for Educational Leadership share best practices for putting instructional leadership teams into action.

Bezos family gives $3 million for UW early learning research

Monday, September 24, 2018

The gift from the Bezos Family Foundation will support a new professorship in early learning, financial aid to doctoral students and support promising early learning initiatives.

Gift to support UW's early learning research

Monday, September 24, 2018

The Bezos Family Foundation has gifted the University of Washington with $3 million to endow a new professorship for early learning research.

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.