Think tank

WestEd

San Francisco, CA, United States

A nonpartisan, non-profit research, development, and service agency working with education and other communities throughout the United States and abroad, WestEd aims to improve education and other important outcomes for children, youth and adults.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.wested.org/

Address:
730 Harrison Street, San Francisco, California 94107

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Geographics of focus
USA
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1966
Age (years)
WestEd
 56
United States average
 39
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Glen H Harvey
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Glen H Harvey
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Glen H Harvey
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
WestEd
 736
United States average
 67
Global average
 122
2017
WestEd
 600
% Female staff
2019
WestEd
 79%
United States average
 46%
Global average
 43%
% Female researchers
2019
WestEd
 81%
United States average
 27%
Global average
 35%

Social

Likes (2022)
WestEd
 5,425
United States average
 89,081
Global average
 32,642
Likes (2021)
WestEd
 3,455
Likes (2019)
WestEd
 3,169
Twitter
Followers (2022)
WestEd
 18,134
United States average
 49,080
Global average
 19,207
Followers (2021)
WestEd
 16,126
Followers (2019)
WestEd
 11,717
Followers (2022)
WestEd
 19,430
United States average
 28,710
Global average
 16,334
Followers (2019)
WestEd
 10,728

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Wikipedia: List of think tanks
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