Tim Speth

Tim leads REL Northwest's regional needs-sensing activities, which determine broad priorities for research and technical assistance. He also serves as co-leader of the REL's Washington Educational Service District Network Alliance, which works to improve coordination of teaching and learning services among the state's nine ESDs. With a background in program evaluation, Tim feels fortunate to collaborate with staff throughout Education Northwest on various evaluation projects focused on improving the achievement of our Northwest students. He also assists state and local education agencies in developing and implementing systemic family engagement practices.

While working in the field, the opportunity to talk with local residents, students, and educators provides a never-ending learning experience.

Manager, School & Family Partnership


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Blog Posts

Thanking Dr. Nancy Golden for Her Service to Oregon


August 28th, 2015

Education Northwest salutes Oregon’s Chief Education Officer Dr. Nancy Golden for an inspirational career serving students and the state of Oregon. As Nancy retires from her 42 years of service, she leaves behind an education system that is better because of her contributions. From her role as a...