Elementary Education

Western’s faculty and students are engaged in exciting research across a variety of fields. Periodically, Western Today will share short summaries of the latest developments in scholarship and research at the University. Interested in reading in-depth stories about science and research at…

Western’s faculty and students are engaged in exciting research across a variety of fields. Periodically, Western Today will share short summaries of the latest developments in scholarship and research at the University. Interested in reading in-depth stories about science and research at…

Nearly a year has passed since Washington’s schools closed due to COVID-19. The state’s children are suffering a mental and behavioral health crisis so troubling that Gov. Jay Inslee has ordered educators to reopen their classrooms next month.

This crisis is the “result of the ongoing…

Nearly a year has passed since Washington’s schools closed due to COVID-19. The state’s children are suffering a mental and behavioral health crisis so troubling that Gov. Jay Inslee has ordered educators to reopen their classrooms next month.

This crisis is the “result of the ongoing…

More than 50 Western Washington University students and graduates received Outstanding Graduate honors for the 2018-19 academic year. 

Faculty members from dozens of academic departments and programs select one graduate to honor as the Outstanding Graduate of the…

Western Washington University graduates and students have received five Fulbright Scholarships for the 2018-19 academic year, making Western one of the top producers of the prestigious award.

“I’ve always believed Western students can compete with the best around the country,” said Tom…

Joining Woodring in the 2017-18 academic year are three new Health and Community Studies faculty members who are assigned to Western’s growing Registered Nurse-to-Bachelor of Science Nursing Program. In addition, the Elementary Education Program adds a new member who also holds a half-time…

Introducing New Woodring College of Education Faculty Members

Woodring welcomes eight new faculty members to the Western community for the 2016-17 academic year.  National searches recruited new faculty from Arizona, Minnesota, California, Michigan, Illinois, Utah and Washington…

Rosemary Scott Vohs, a professional storyteller and performer and senior instructor at Western Washington University, will be the guest speaker at the Western Washington University Retirement Association's next gathering Friday, April 8.

Vohs has been telling tales from all over…

Marsha Riddle Buly, a professor of elementary education at Western Washington University, has been awarded the P. David Pearson Scholarly Influence Award from the Literacy Research Association. The award recognizes an article, older than 5 years, that has significantly influenced literacy policy…

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