News & Events

Maryland Connections Summit 2018

WestEd, as part of REL Mid-Atlantic, has organized the Maryland State Department of Education Connections Summit in Towson, MD on June 6 and 7.  Participants will take part in presentations from local, state, and national leaders on ways to bridge educartion data, research, policy, and practice.

Dr. Elizabeth Farley-Ripple of the University of Delaware will give the keynote speech, “Making Evidence Matter.” Ellen Mandinach of WestEd will speak on data literacy and data use.  Ellen Mandinach and Ryan Miskell will speak about parental use of information to make educational decisions.