The vision of the Consortium for Research on Educational Assessment and Teaching Effectiveness (CREATE) is improved student learning, development, and achievement in PK-12 schools, institutes of higher education, and other educational settings.

"The great aim of education is not knowledge but action." ~Hebert Spencer

​CREATE 2015
Proposal Submission Process


Proposal Submission Deadline:   April 24, 2015, Midnight--PST


Each proposal submitted will be reviewed based on the following criteria:
• Quality of writing
• Rigor of the methodology
• Relevance to the conference theme: Best Research and Practice in Assessing Students, Teachers, Principals, and School Effectiveness
• Appropriateness of fit within the selected strand
• Contribution to the field

For-profit presentations will not be accepted.
The proposal submission process includes presenter information, a presentation title, a 60-word presentation summary and a 350-word abstract. 


Prospective presenters will be notified about their proposal status by May 29, 2015
Notification of agreement to present at conference must be made by June 15, 2015.​  

Message from President

Welcome to CREATE.  We are excited about the opportunity that our network of educators, scholars, practitioners and other experts in the field of effective educational assessment has to contribute to the growing dialogue about best practice and serving all children successfully.

Educational Articles:

American Public Education: An Origin Story

Source:  Education News

Author:  Kerry Walsh

Date:  April 16, 2013