Caitlin Scott writes on a new REL Northwest study that uncovers challenges faced by rural schools with School Improvement Grants and shows the promise of technical assistance when it comes to implementing evidence-based strategies.
Transforming Rural Schools Under the Every Student Succeeds Act
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 Institute for Implementation Leaders
July 11-13, 2016 - Portland, OR.

Individuals or teams charged with leading implementation of 6+1 Trait Writing in their schools or districts will find this advanced institute most beneficial. Participants may include literacy coaches, administrators, curriculum coordinators, and teacher leaders.