Events & Meetings
 
Watch the 14th Annual AERA Brown Lecture
Print



#AERABrownLecture

Lecture: "Re-envisioning Equity Research: Disability Identification Disparities as a Case in Point" 
This lecture examined longstanding challenges and risks associated with conducting and using research on complex equity problems. Alfredo J. Artiles (Arizona State University) examined these issues in the context of research on disability disparities that are historically linked to demographic markers such as race, social class, and gender. This is an intricate equity problem since disability identification is associated with academic achievement gaps, increased school dropouts, inequities in college access, differential job market opportunities, and reduced civic engagement. Artiles critiqued traditional studies on disability disparities and outlines three guidelines for the next generation of equity research: accounting for history in the production of knowledge, addressing how marginalized groups are depicted in studies, and investigating the multiple dimensions of identity differences.

About the Speaker
Alfredo J. Artiles (Arizona State University), Dean of Graduate Education and the Ryan C. Harris Professor of Special Education, been selected to present the 2017 Brown Lecture. Learn more

Moderator
Christina Samuels, Education Week

Commentators
Jake Cornett, U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor & Pensions
Liz King, the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights

 
 
Annual Meeting Site Selection Process
Print

Annual Meeting Site Selection and Review Procedures

Site selection for the AERA Annual Meeting, which gathers more than 15,000 attendees each year, is undertaken with thorough consideration of multiple factors, including, but not limited to, geographic and cultural diversity, costs for attendees, available meeting space, and social justice record. Read more

 
Designed by Weber-Shandwick   Powered by eNOAH