We’ve got an exciting program planned for AERA! Mark your calendars and add these events to your schedule.

[1] Happy Hour in Honor of Mentoring – co-sponsored with APA Division 15

  • Come kick off AERA by celebrating mentorship with our friends in Division 15 at our co-sponsored happy hour.
  • Friday, April 5th, 4:30-6:30pm (right before the opening plenary), at The Pint Public House – 277 Front St W
  • Hope to see you there!

[2] Business Meeting and Session Highlights (login to add to your personal schedule & sync with iPhone/Android app):

  • Sylvia Scribner Award
    • Sat, April 6, 10:25 to 11:55am, Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, Second Floor, Dominion Ballroom South
    • Winner: Steve Graham – Changing School-Based Writing Practices: Evidence from 40 Years of Research
  • Outstanding Early Career Scholar Award and Jan Hawkins Early Career Award
    • Sat, April 6, 2:15 to 3:45pm, Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, Second Floor, Dominion Ballroom South
    • Early Career Award Winner: Doug Lombardi – Think Again: Shifting Epistemic Judgments Toward the Scientific
    • Hawkins Award Winner: Antero Garcia – Learning, Play, and Power in an Era of Trumpism
  • Tea Time with Leaders of Division C
    • Join us for an informal session of networking!
    • Sat, April 6, 4:10 to 6:10pm, Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, Second Floor, City Hall - Working Group
    • Chair: Sandra Graham
    • Participants: Eric M. Anderman; Lynley H. Anderman; Alfredo J. Artiles; Dorothy L. Espelage; Kimberly Gomez; Luis Gomez; Kris D. Gutiérrez; Karen R. Harris; Cynthia Hudley; Avi Kaplan; Ernest Morrell; Richard E. Mayer; P. Karen Murphy; Annemarie S. Palincsar; Reinhard Pekrun; Paul A. Schutz; Gale M. Sinatra; Allan L. Wigfield
  • Business Meeting, Awards Announcements, and Featured Graduate Student Posters 
  • Shark Tank: Graduate Students Pitch Equity and Inclusion–Focused Research Designs (for Money)!
    • Cheer on your favorite pitch and help decide the winner!
    • Mon, April 8, 8:00 to 10:00am, Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, Mezzanine, Birchwood Ballroom
    • Chairs: DeLeon Gray, Rachel Miriam Vriend Croninger, Sara Elizabeth Baszczewski
    • Participants:
      • Encouraging Empathy in Engineering Students Through Equity-Informed Dialogue – Aamir Fidai
      • Culturally-Responsive Video Game Design with Off-Reservation Indigenous Youth and Communities – Megan Hamilton
      • Say it Loud - #WeAreNotTheSame: How Middle-schoolers' Intra-racial Perspectives Affect Schooling – Laronnda Thompson, Sia Brown, and Lisette Enumah
      • Fandom Kingdom: Developing Literacies Across Contexts – Karis Jones and Scott Storm
      • Discussant: Helenrose Fives
  • Building your Research Community to Impact the Field: Insights from the #Cloud2Class Social Media in Education Initiative sponsored by AERA. Division C Fireside Chat.
    • Mon, April 8, 2:15 to 3:45pm, Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, Mezzanine, Birchwood Ballroom
    • Chair: Christine Greenhow, Michigan State University
    • Participants: Alan J. Daly; Ken Frank; Sihua Hu; Kaitlin Torphy; Martin Rehm; Diana Brandon; Vanessa Dennen

Looking forward to seeing you in Toronto!