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
 40
Global average
 33
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Glen H Harvey
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Glen H Harvey
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Glen H Harvey
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
WestEd
 736
United States average
 72
Global average
 139
2017
WestEd
 600
% Female staff
2019
WestEd
79% 
United States average
46% 
Global average
42% 
% Female researchers
2019
WestEd
81% 
United States average
27% 
Global average
33% 

Social

Likes (2019)
WestEd
 3,169
United States average
 75,328
Global average
 27,922
Likes (2017)
WestEd
 2,631
Twitter
Followers (2019)
WestEd
 11,717
United States average
 34,931
Global average
 16,331
Followers (2018)
WestEd
 10,946
Followers (2017)
WestEd
 9,550
Followers (2019)
WestEd
 10,728
United States average
 8,326
Global average
 6,899

Data notes

Last updated: 01/04/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Wikipedia: List of think tanks
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