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AERA Statement on the Trump Administration’s Detainment of Immigrant Children

We express our continuing concern for the thousands of children and their families who are living in trauma and experiencing the pernicious effects of “zero tolerance” and separation policies and practices that render irreparable harm. Read more

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AERA in the News

Seven things research reveals — and doesn’t — about Advanced Placement
The Washington Post, July 19, 2018

Does Admissions Exam for Elite High Schools Measure Up? No One Knows
The New York Times, July 18, 2018


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AERA Highlights

AERA Announces 2018–19 Minority Dissertation Fellows
June 2018

AERA has announced the recipients of the 2018–19 AERA Minority Dissertation Fellowship in Education Research and Travel Awards. Read more

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Recent Research

Advanced Placement: The Dual Challenge of Equal Access and Effectiveness

This literature review summarizes existing research on whether the AP program has achieved its dual goals of equal access and effectiveness. Read more
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