October 1-2, 2018 • ucla luskin conference center


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  • Elizabeth Owen

    Director of Learning and Data Science at Age of Learning

  • Marcelo M. Suárez-Orozco

    Wasserman Dean at UCLA Graduate School of Education & Information Studies

  • Bror Saxberg

    Vice President, Learning Science at Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI)

  • Jina Kang

    Assistant Professor in Instructional Technology and Learning Science at Utah State University


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The 2018 Robert L. Linn Memorial Lecture Award goes to… Professor Xin Tao of Beijing Normal University.

As part of the award, Professor Xin presented at this year’s CRESSTCON.
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Join us in building partnerships and collaborating on accelerating excellence and equity in education. CRESSTCON ’18 unites educators, researchers, and developers from around the world with a common vision of sharing our best practices and improving the academic outcomes of every student. We will focus not just on challenges, but also on opportunities.

Engage with an unparalleled group of leaders in the fields of educational technology, policy, and economics and participate in discussions on the latest global trends and opportunities in education with practitioners, researchers, and industry experts.

Listen to our renowned speakers who will share their experiences of overcoming roadblocks, building bridges, and working with other practitioners to accelerate excellence and equity. Participate in dynamic sessions to examine the insights, strategies, and connections that will foster ideas to bring to the world.


We came together and built partnerships to accelerate excellence and equity. 

  • agile

    How can we better learn from each other?

  • learning

    What does it mean to have access to excellence and equity?

  • schedule

    Does assessment live up to its promise?

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Innovation Showcase

The Innovation Showcase includes scientific posters, technology innovations, and demos featuring the latest research on learning and assessment.


Join UCLA CRESST as a Sponsor for CRESSTCON'18

Sponsorships are available! Please contact:

Noelle Griffin

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CRESST, a national research center, has been at the forefront of efforts to improve the quality of learning for 50 years. Our focus is on advancing the field of education through rigorous assessment and learning design. We combine technology and new methodologies with a global focus to deliver innovative results.