Friday, 14 June 2019 08:24

CEESA Assessment Summit at AAS Sofia

We happy to announce the 2019 CEESA Assessment Summit that will be held in Sofia, Bulgaria, October 3-5, 2019.  The main theme of the Summit this year is “Healthy Assessment Practices for ALL Learners”.

Draft schedule

  • Thursday, October 3rd: 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Friday, October 4th: 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Saturday, October 5th: 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM

The Pre-conference, on Thursday, will have two strands--One for those interested in a full day session on the conference theme, Healthy Assessment Practices for ALL Learners and one for new users of NWEA's MAP Assessment.  NWEA will provide training to help participants understand how to use MAP Data to improve learning.

On Friday and Saturday, our keynote speaker, Lee Ann Jung, will provide deeper dive sessions on "Healthy Assessment Practices for ALL Learners".  NWEA will also provide breakout sessions.  Selected regional speakers will share sessions on designing assessments and using assessment tools to improve learning on Friday and Saturday. 

Thursday, October 3, 2019   Pre-Conference Full Day Sessions:

  • "Healthy Assessment Practices for ALL Learners" led by Lee Ann Jung, Lead Inclusion
  • MAP Basics facilitated by NWEA

Friday & Saturday: Lee Ann Jung, Lead Inclusion, NWEA and other regional Educators


  • Exceptional Students
  • Formative and Summative Assessment
  • Using MAP Data to Improve Learning
  • Assessments for Subject Areas including Literacy, Mathematics, Science and other subjects.

If you are interested in attending the Summit, please register through this form by Thursday September 6, 2019.

Registration fee

The Thursday Pre-conference

  • The MAP –Applying Reports will be provided at no charge to CEESA Member/Associate Member Schools.
  • Lee Ann Jung, Healthy Assessment Practices for ALL Learners- $100
  • Non-CEESA member school participants pay $100 per person.

The Friday and Saturday Assessment Summit

  • CEESA Member school participants $200 per person
  • Non-CEESA Member school participants $300 per person

Participants are responsible for all other travel and meals related to attending this Summit. Coffee breaks and lunch each day, as well as transportation to and from the school, will be provided.

Hotel information

Arena di Serdica Boutique Hotel
Budapeshta St 2, Sofia, 1000, Bulgaria
Tel: +359 2 8 107 777

Room rates

Classic room

  • Single use 115.67 €
  • Double use 136.34 €

Executive room

  • Single use 135.67 €
  • Double use 156.34 €

These rates include breakfast, VAT, insurance, indoors garage, Internet access and fitness facilities. SPA and relax zone is free for the Executive rooms and Suites. The rates do not include 0.67 Euro city tax per person per night.

Please download the Assessment Summit flyer for more information.

If you have any questions about the program please contact Kathy Stetson, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and regarding the logistics contact Helena Kereta Kolarevic, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.