Welcome to Washington Educational Research Association –

WERA is a not-for-profit organization of professionals working at all levels of education dedicated to improving the practice of instruction, assessment, evaluation, conducting and applying educational research, and using data to inform instructional decisions. Our services include two regional conferences, publications, and training for our members.

 

WERA is Hiring!

WERA is currently recruiting for an Executive Secretary / Coordinator. The RFP can be found on our Job Opportunities page. The deadline for Receipt of Proposals is Monday, April 15, 2019 at 5:00pm.

 

Save the Date!

ANNUAL WERA/OSPI Conference
Offered by WERA and Co-Sponsored by OSPI

Taking Action to Reduce Opportunity Gaps: Putting Research into Practice

December 4 - 6, 2019
Hilton Seattle Airport Conference Center
17620 International Blvd, SeaTac, WA 98188

WERA’s annual December conference seeks to engage educators, researchers and evaluators in dialogue about how to improve opportunities and outcomes for Washington’s students. We invite you to submit conference sessions here that address the conference theme through sharing evidence-based and promising practices in early learning, K-12 and postsecondary settings. 

Join us to hear from keynote speaker Dr. Beverly Daniel Tatum, author of the bestselling book, Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria? And Other Conversations about Race and president emerita of Spellman College in Atlanta, Georgia.

Don’t miss this opportunity to connect with colleagues, share best practices and learn from the work of experts in the field.