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AERA to Hold Two July Webinars on Communicating with Federal Policy Makers Locally
June 2017
This July, AERA will hold two advocacy training webinars to prepare AERA members to meet with congressional offices in their home districts.

AERA Names Four Congressional Fellows for 2017-18
June 2017
AERA has named four scholars as AERA Congressional Fellows for 2017-18. They will spend a year in Washington, D.C., working on the staff of a member of Congress or a congressional committee, and use their research expertise to inform policy.

 
House Panel Holds Hearing on Education Research and Student Data Privacy
June 2017
On June 28, the House Education and the Workforce Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education held a hearing on “Exploring Opportunities to Strengthen Education Research While Protecting Student Privacy.”

 
National Academies Releases Report on the Value of Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences to National Priorities
June 2017
On June 9, the National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine released an advance copy of the report The Value of Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences to National Priorities: A Report for the National Science Foundation.

 
Congressional Committees Begin Work on FY 2018 Appropriations
June 2017
Throughout June, the House and Senate appropriations subcommittees have worked on crafting legislation to fund federal agencies for the 2018 fiscal year, which begins on October 1.

 
 
 
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