Welcome to the 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 conferences, topical webinars, publications, networking, and training for our members.


Annual Conference 2024 -- Save the Dates!

Adapting to the Future: Navigating Change and Embracing Innovation in Education

WERA's Annual Winter Conference will be December 4-6, 2024 at the Downtown Marriott Hotel in Tacoma, WA.  Stay tuned for a call for presentation proposals in the spring and conference registration information in the fall.

Submit a breakout session proposal

Submit a pre-conference session proposal



Thank you for a great WERA/OSPI Annual Conference 2023!

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