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.


offered by WERA and Co-Sponsored by OSPI

Learning to Improve: Using Improvement Science to Drive Student Success

March 12, 2019
Hotel Interurban
223 Andover Park E, Tukwila, WA 98188

This year’s symposium will focus on the following:

1. Action steps for implementing improvement science. 
2. Examples of improvement efforts underway across Washington State.
3. Discussions of challenges within improvement science implementation, such as the collection and use of data, and building collaborative partnerships.

Hear from keynote speaker Paul LeMahieu from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.

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

All registrants will automatically receive one year WERA membership as a benefit of registering for the Symposium.


7:30-8:30 am Registration/Continental Breakfast 
8:30 am - 4:30 pm Keynote and breakout sessions 


Click here for Registration information

Rooms at the Hotel Interurban are available at a conference rate if reserved before February 26, 2019  Please visit Hotel Interurban to make a reservation.

$175 Registration Fee*includes WERA membership 
Lunch is included