Terri Akey writes about our work helping make data accessible and meaningful so that Alaska superintendents have a stronger, evidence-informed voice in setting education agendas.
Helping Guide Alaska Policymakers in Using Data and Evidence
We profile three Oregon schools that are changing their policy and practice to keep students in class and create an equitable learning environment.
Making Strides Toward Ending Discipline Disparities
View a short video highlighting what we do at Education Northwest and why we like working here
REL Northwest is one of 10 regional educational laboratories (RELs) across the nation dedicated to improving the use of research and data in policy and classroom practice.

Now Part of Education Northwest: The Institute for Youth Success

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Playing a vital role in supporting youth programs, the Institute for Youth Success has merged with Education Northwest to create a full-service, innovative regional center to support best practices at youth serving organizations.Learn More

Upcoming Events

6+1 Trait® Writing for the Common Core State Standards Institute
June 13-16, 2016 - Cannon Beach, Oregon

Teachers nationwide are working to ensure effective implementation of the CCSS. These standards outline rigorous expectations for students’ writing abilities in both the K–12 English Language Arts and Grades 6–12 for literacy in history/social studies, science, and technical subjects.