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Preschoolers Raymond Gilliam, left, Devon Edwards and Hilda Torres work on a Mother’s Day card at a publicly funded preschool class in Sacramento, California (Rich Pedroncelli / AP)

Seattle Times: Fix a broken system where preschoolers are expelled

September 17, 2018

By Angel Fettig and Kathleen Artman Meeker Special to The Times Nationwide, preschool expulsion rates are alarmingly high. And again, African-American boys are disproportionately affected.…

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No More Time Outs: The Need for Positive Behavior Support in Early Learning

August 27, 2018

For providers and educators, challenging behavior in children isn’t just a reality, it’s an inevitability. In August, the University of Washington’s Cultivate Learning and Haring Center for Inclusive…

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Gail Joseph is Awarded the 2018 David B. Thorud Leadership Award

June 18, 2018

GAIL JOSEPH Associate Professor Nominated by Mia Tuan, Dean and Professor, Education AWARDED 2018 It is with great pleasure that I write to express my complete…

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