Fusion | the NWEA Education Conference

Together we learn, together we lead

Join educators from around the globe for special opportunities only available to conference registrants like: Pre-Conference interactive workshops, 60+ breakout sessions, and showstopping keynote speakers ready to help you spark new ideas and inspire a world of possibilities.

What happens at Fusion?

  • Impactful sessions. Fusion offers more than 50 relevant, interactive sessions—with specific practices and guidance you can implement immediately.
  • Deep data dives. Ample opportunities for novice and expert data users to practice and apply new skills in a supportive environment.
  • Meaningful collaboration. With educators from across the country and around the globe, Fusion is a great place to make lifelong professional connections.
  • Your questions, answered. Attend sessions led by NWEA product experts, researchers, and professional learning consultants. Get the answers you need to maximize your tools and services.
  • Time to reflect and relax. Unwind each evening in the unforgettable Gaylord Rockies Resort. (We’ll meet you in the lazy river.)

NWEA welcomes Michael Bonner and Steve Pemberton to the main stage at Fusion Denver

Join us for keynote sessions from renowned leaders who thrive at the intersection of innovation, teaching, and bold ideas.

Michael Bonner, Thursday, June 27, 2024

Teacher | Author | Gamechanger | Full bio

“You cannot demand a withdrawal from someone you haven’t invested in.”


Steve Pemberton, Friday, June 28, 2024

Philanthropist | Author | Youth Advocate | Full bio

“True leaders take action without checking to see if anyone is looking; for there is no better reward than making a fundamental difference in someone’s life.”


The momentum is mile high

Join us for Fusion—a destination assessment and data conference attended by educators from around the globe. It’s three days of engaging working sessions, inspiring keynote presentations, and a chance to engage and collaborate with fellow practitioners. Education leaders and teachers return year after year to exchange bold ideas, dig into data, and receive practical guidance for implementing NWEA® solutions. Whether it’s your first Fusion or your tenth, we can’t wait to see you next summer in Colorado.

See you in Colorado

Join us in the Rockies for the peak assessment and data event of 2024.