The 14th Annual MERC Conference will be held on October 17th, 2017 from 9:00am to 3:00pm (registration 8:15-9:00). This one-day conference is sponsored by the Metropolitan Educational Research Consortium at VCU. The conference will be held at Chesterfield Career Technical Center on 13900 Hull Street Road.  Continental breakfast and box lunch is provided. 

CEU credits are available for this conference. A certificate will be provided in your packet the day of the conference.


Registration fees can be paid by credit card, check (personal or company check) on the day of the conference, or invoiced to your school, school division, university or organization. Invoicing information must be provided at the time of registration.
Regardless of how you are paying, please visit our Event Brite page after registering to secure your tickets. 

MERC Members:  $30
(Members of MERC include Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, Powhatan, Richmond, VCU)

Non-members: $40

Students: $20 (K-12 and undergraduate/graduate students)

Presenters: Free

* 1. Name:

* 2. Email Address:

* 3. School Name:

* 4. School Division

* 5. Telephone number where you may be reached:

* 6. Name Badge Information: Please print your name exactly as you would like your name badge to read:

* 7. We all have questions that guide the work that we do in education. What is yours? Your question will be displayed on your name tag at the conference. (140 characters or less)

* 8. If you are willing to have your question shared on social media (Facebook and Twitter) ahead of the conference, please share your Twitter handle and/or Facebook profile here.

* 9. How will you be Paying?