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The American Educational Research Association (AERA) Annual Meeting is the largest gathering of scholars in the field of education research. It showcases ground-breaking, innovative studies in a diverse array of areas. The 2015 Annual Meeting will have an expected attendance of more than 14,000 and...

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CCSSO's Implementing the Common Core Standards Team is hosting a webinar on the math standards. This hour-long webinar will look at three specific areas in the which the new standards facilitate and impel student learning.

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The Alliance for Excellent Education is hosting a webinar with the Literacy Design Collaborative (LDC) on curriculum tools for college and career ready standards (CCRS). The webinar will examine how the tools created by the LDC can enable teachers to use their own curriculum based on student needs...

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Learning Forward is a professional learning association that provides educators with content on planning, implementing, and measuring quality professional development, including professional development with the new standards. At this year's annual conference in Washington, D.C. from December 5-9,...

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This free massive open online course (MOOC) introduces participants to Data Wise, a collaborative process in using a wide range of data sources (e.g., students' tests scores, student work, and teaching practices) to improve teaching and learning.

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The South Carolina Formative Assessment Conference is for educators, classroom teachers, district office staff, superintendents, school board members, and others to discuss and learn about formative assessment and methods of using the results of formative assessment to inform and guide...

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Third Annual College-and Career-Readiness Standards Networking Conference is organized by the Southern Regional Education Board (SREB). The conference will focus on bringing proven literacy and math teaching and learning strategies into classrooms. These strategies are part of the Literacy Design...

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Presented by CCSSO, this webinar shares the stories from two states - Kentucky and New York - that implemented tests aligned with college and career ready standards several years ago. Hear about their successes and lessons learned in communicating a change in test scores with parents and the public...

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This webinar from CCSSO will focus on a report released by Stanford University that provides key lessons learned from large-scale performance assessments from the 1990s-2000s. These lessons can help guide today's policies on assessments. Participants will better understand how performance...

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The theme this year for WIDA's national conference is Pride in Language: Learn, Reflect, Act. WIDA's annual conference provides PreK-12th grade educators of English language learners opportunities for professional learning, idea sharing, and strategic collaboration. For more conference information...

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How do teachers use digital instructional tools and data to support student learning? This webinar from the Alliance for Excellent Education and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation presents findings from a new report which surveyed more than 4,600 teachers on using digital instructional tools....

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In this Education Week's webinar, literacy researchers Gina Cervetti and Tanya Wright will discuss their findings on vocabulary acquisition in the content areas. Research findings show that the best way to teach new words is to embed vocabulary instruction in the content areas and by having...

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Effective implementation of college and career ready standards requires real-time and actionable data to capture students’ progress toward a goal. This webinar presents a set of tools developed by Achieve and Aspen Institute for state, local, and school leaders to assess the extent of Common Core...

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Results from pilot/field tests and early implementers have shown significant drops in student scores across grade levels and subjects. What are some of the reasons for these decreases and how can we best support our SEAs in effectively communicating these shifts? We will focus on what the...

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This year's theme for the annual conference from the National Center for Research on Evaluation, Standards, & Student Testing (CRESST) is: "Do. Or Do Not. There is No Try: Making Games and Technology Work for Learning, Assessment and Instruction." For more information about the conference,...

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CCSSO is hosting a meeting on July 23, 2015 to provide states with hands-on support prior to the release of assessment results. The meeting is open to state education agency staff. CCSSO will cover the costs for two attendees per state and anticipates that they will be the assessment director and...

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From the state level to the district, school, classroom, and student levels, assessment should provide both critical data on how students are doing and, importantly, actionable information that can be used to support student achievement of College and Career Ready Standards. Join Angela Landrum (...

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The theme of the 95th Annual Conference of the National Council for Social Studies (NCSS) is "Celebrate Social Responsibility." The NCSS Annual Conference is the place for social studies education professionals to convene, learn, network, and engage with colleagues. The conference will provide...

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Join the National Assessment Governing Board and the National Center for Education Statistics for a live webcast to release the 2015 NAEP mathematics and reading results. Participants can also post questions to the panel of experts during the webcast. Learn more about the event here. Note that the...

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The theme for the 2016 annual meeting of the American Educational Research Association (AERA) is "Public Scholarship to Educate Diverse Democracies." The AERA Annual Meeting is the largest gathering of scholars in the field of education research. It showcases ground-breaking, innovative studies in...

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This annual conference brings together innovative thinkers and dedicated practitioners to gather and work together to transform teaching and learning. Summit attendees include dedicated pre-K to higher education practitioners, key stakeholders, and many others. Click here for more information.

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This presentation by CCSSO's Implementing College and Career Standards (ICCS) team shares reports from U.S. teachers about their capacity to implement Common Core State Standards (CCSS). The webinar will also discuss teachers' professional learning opportunities that they have received and their...

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The 2016 ASCD Annual Conference & Exhibit Show has over 200 sessions for teachers, principals, school and district administrators, and staff developers. Topics include instructional strategies, assessment, teacher and principal leadership and effectiveness, data management, and more! For...

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The SXSWedu Conference & Festival features four days of compelling content for education professionals from various backgrounds looking to connect, collaborate, create and change how we teach and learn. Themes for this conference include assessment, data analytics, early learning,...

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Understanding Language (UL) and SCALE (Stanford Center for Assessment, Learning, and Equity) bring you a free seven-week massive open online course (MOOC) focused on performance task design. By the end of the course participants will have knowledge of high quality performance assessment features,...

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NASBE’s Legislative Conference 2016, “Now What? State Boards of Education in a Post-NCLB World,” is an opportunity to engage with members of Congress, US Department of Education senior officials, and other national education community stakeholders on current federal legislative and regulatory...

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CCSSO's annual conference on student assessment will focus on "Closing the Gap: Building Equitable Assessment Systems for All Students." The goal of the 2016 conference is to give states a forum to share the best practices, strategies, research studies, data, and resources that support states in...

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Learning Forward's annual conference brings together education leaders to gain deep insight into the attributes of high-functioning school teams and learning communities and the actions they can take to put these principles into practice. For more information, visit the conference website.  

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In this free webinar, presenters will describe their high-quality resources that support culturally responsive instruction for Native American students. This event is co-sponsored by REL Southwest, the Center on Standards & Assessment Implementation (CSAI), and the National Indian Education...

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This free webinar hosted by the Alliance for Excellent Education and the National Assessment Governing Board will discuss the new National Assessment of Educational Progress’s (NAEP’s) Technology and Engineering Literacy (TEL) assessment. This webinar will share information about the assessment—its...

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