september 20-21, 2016 • ucla luskin conference center


An opportunity to collaborate on how to address education’s biggest challenges

-522Days -17Hours -56Minutes -29Seconds


We’ll bring you the opportunity to engage in insightful discussion with distinguished education, policy, and academic leaders.

  • Jim Shelton

    President of the Chan Zuckerberg Education Initiative

  • Debra Duardo

    Los Angeles County Superintendent of Schools

  • John Hattie

    Director of the Melbourne Educational Research Institute at the University of Melbourne

  • Pedro Noguera

    Distinguished Professor at the Graduate School of Education and Information Studies at UCLA


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Our schedule was designed to be collaborative, giving our attendees the chance to voice their ideas and perspectives towards the latest global trends and practices in education and technology. Our diverse mix of speakers, panels, and networking events delivered new ideas, strategies, and connections.

We came together to advance how the world learns.

  • agile

    Who’s agile enough to handle ESSA?

  • learning

    What’s critical to improve instruction and learning?

  • schedule

    Does testing live up to its promise?

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Innovation Showcase

Makerspaces, Scientific posters, Technology Innovations and Demos featured the latest research on learning and assessment.

The film explores compelling new approaches that aim to transform learning as we know it. After seeing this film, the way you think about “school” will never be the same.


Join UCLA CRESST as a Sponsor for CRESSTCON'16

Sponsorships are available! Please contact:

Deborah Hafford

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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.