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WERA Spring Symposium
Theme:  Now What? Reimagining Research, Data, and Assessment Practices for Sustainable, Transformational Change


Registration for WERA's first in-person event in over three years will be opening soon. 
Here's what we can tell you so far:
Pre-Conference:  Wednesday, March 1
Symposium: Thursday, March 2 and Friday March 3
Location: Greater Tacoma Convention Center
Keynote:  Dr. Ebony Bridwell-Mitchell, Harvard Graduate School of Education (video link)
Registration opens in December. 
The cost of the conference will be lower for WERA members.  
If you are not yet a WERA member, click here to become a member.
If you have any questions, please email [email protected] 

Schedule Overview
Wednesday, March 1st 2023 
Continental Breakfast
Three-Hour Pre-Conference Learning Opportunities
Topics include: 
Structured Literacy & Dyslexia, MTSS, Mathematics, and WIDA
Thursday, March 2nd 2023 
Continental Breakfast
Welcome and Opening Keynote
3 Sets of Breakout Sessions
Welcome and Networking Reception
Friday, March 3rd 2023 
Continental Breakfast
Welcome and Opening Address
2 Sets of Breakout Sessions, including a DAC Network Meeting


Discounted prices for the WERA Symposium and registration to a full year of WERA’s Virtual Learning Series are included with your WERA membership . You may attend the sessions live and will also have unlimited access to the recordings and symposium materials.

If you have not yet joined WERA or renewed your membership, click here to learn more and join today.  

Questions: [email protected]