News Releases and Statements


AERA Annual Meeting Program Now Available Online
The program for the American Educational Research Association's 2018 Annual Meeting is now available online. Read more

AERA Announces 2018 Fellows
AERA has announced the selection of 11 prominent scholars as 2018 AERA Fellows. Read more

Statement by AERA Executive Director Felice J. Levine on the South Florida High School Shooting
The deadly and senseless mass shooting yesterday at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in South Florida serves as yet another horrific episode that requires our nation’s leaders to take concrete steps to stem the tide of gun violence afflicting American schools and society. Read more

Statement from AERA Executive Director Felice J. Levine on the Proposed Elimination of the State Longitudinal Data System Program in President Trump’s FY 2019 Budget Request
The Department of Education’s Statewide Longitudinal Data System (SLDS) program provides invaluable support for building capacity for state-based longitudinal data systems. These systems serve as the foundation for how states use data and research to guide evidence-based state and local-level decisions. Read more

Media Invited to Register for 2018 Annual Meeting of Education Researchers
Members of the media are invited to register to attend the AERA 2018 Annual Meeting in New York City, April 13-17, for five days of cutting edge research, ideas, and engagement. The 2018 Annual Meeting theme is "The Dreams, Possibilities, and Necessity of Public Education." Read more


Statement by AERA Executive Director Felice J. Levine on the Appointment of New NCES Commissioner
It is important for the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) to have an appointed Commissioner of Education Statistics to assume this special office. Our country could not have been more ably served than by Dr. Peggy G. Carr as Acting Commissioner since 2014. Read more

AERA Announces Most Read Education Research Articles of 2017
Research on student loan aversion, the accuracy of youth political knowledge, student achievement in online charter schools, and more appears in the 10 most popular journal articles published by AERA in 2017. Read more

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