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Goodlad Institute for Educational Renewal



The Goodlad Institute for Educational Renewal exists to promote justice-centered purposes of education by co-designing and studying processes for continuous renewal with schools, universities, and communities. 

Core Services Offered

The Goodlad Institute provides research administration support to principal investigators for internally and externally funded grant/gift projects. Projects in the Goodlad Institute focus on educational renewal from within communities as the best hope for ethical and just futures for all young people, families, and communities.

Funding Information

National Science Foundation 2011 – current
Washington Office of the Superintendent for Public Education 2012 – current
U.S. Department of Education 2013 – current
Washington STEM 2018 – current
National Center for Civic Innovation (Northwestern University) 2020 – current

Reporting Structure

The Institute Director reports to the Dean of the School of Educational Studies

Related UW Entities

UW Bothell School of Educational Studies
UW Bothell School of STEM
UW Bothell School of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences
UW Seattle College of Education

External Partners

Back to the Heart Immersion School
Boston University
Braided Education Consulting
City University of Seattle
Eastside Native American Education Program
Edmonds School District
Everett Community College
Everett Public Schools
Institute for Science and Math Education
King County Libraries
Louisiana Department of Education
Marysville School District
Michigan Math and Science Centers Network
Montclair State University
Northshore School District
Northwestern University
Quil Ceda Tulalip Elementary
St. Edward State Park
Seattle Public Libraries
Seattle Public Schools
Spencer Foundation
Spokane Tribe of Indians
Teachers of Color Foundation
Tilth Alliance
Tulalip Tribes
University of Alaska Fairbanks
University of Arizona
University of California, Los Angeles
University of Colorado, Boulder
University of Florida
University of New Hampshire, Durham
University of Washington Seattle
University of Washington Tacoma
Washington Higher Education Coordinating Board
Washington STEM
Wellpinit School District