About Us

The Center of Excellence for Careers in Education, established in 2005, is located at Green River College in Auburn, WA. The Center is designed to respond to the workforce training needs and related interests of educational institutions in Washington State.

The Center is a statewide resource, with funding from the State Board for Community and Technical Colleges. Through innovation and collaboration with other organizations and professionals, we strive to:

  • Support the preparation and development of future educators
  • Highlight and share best practices around the system
  • Develop in-service training and professional development opportunities for current education professionals

We pride ourselves on being Washington State’s best resource for careers in education.

About the Centers of Excellence

Centers are flagship institutions that build and sustain Washington's competitive advantage through statewide leadership. Each Center focuses on a targeted industry that drives the state's economy and is built upon a reputation for fast, flexible, quality education and training programs. A targeted industry is identified as one that is strategic to the economic growth of a region or state.

There are ten Centers in Washington State, for additional information go to: www.coewa.com.