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Woodring College of Education facilitates life-long learning through exemplary teaching to prepare quality education, health, and human services professionals for meaningful careers.

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In the News

A student works in a lab checking data as steam pours from a piece of equipment.

A $3 million grant from the National Science Foundation will put equity and inclusion into action — and the classroom.

Read more about $3 million NSF grant to help Western build equity, inclusion into STEM programs
Creating a home in schools book cover

Dr. Francisco Rios and Dr. A Longoria (both Secondary Education) hosted a virtual launch event May 13 to discuss their new book, “Creating a Home in Schools: Sustaining Identities for Black, Indigenous, and Teachers of Color.” 

Read more about Secondary Education Faculty Launch New Book
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Upcoming Events

Master in Teaching Application Deadline

Black Lives Matter at School Conference


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