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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)
If you have any questions, please email [email protected] 

Early-Bird Prices in Effect Until February 10, 2023
Membership still only costs $100

Register for the Symposium Here

Feb 10) 

(as of 
Feb 11)
Pre-Conference (March 1) $250 $350
Symposium (March 2-3) $300 $400

Hotel Information
Discounted hotel rates available at the Marriott Tacoma Downtown for $159 per night
Click here to reserve a room at the Marriott.
Marriott Bonvoy members enjoy free Wifi at Marriott properties

Schedule Overview 
Wednesday, March 1st 2023  
(8:00a - 4:00p)

Continental breakfast and lunch are Included in your registration
Three-Hour Pre-Conference Learning Opportunities
Topics include: 
Structured Literacy & Dyslexia, Mathematics, and MTSS
Thursday, March 2nd 2023 
(8:00a - 4:00p)
Continental breakfast and lunch are Included in your registration
Welcome and Opening Keynote
3 Sets of Breakout Sessions
Networking Reception
Friday, March 3rd 2023 
(8:00a - 2:30p)
Continental breakfast and lunch are Included in your registration
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] 
Thank You to our 2022-2023 Platinum Sponsors 

 WERA Sponsors