As the primary advocate of education research in the nation’s capital, AERA monitors federal legislation, policy, and regulations affecting education research, and identifies opportunities to influence the development and protection of sound science policy. Read more
AERA and LEARN are collecting signatures for a letter to House members from the broad research community expressing strong opposition to the IES cuts in the House FY 2016 Labor-HHS-Education bill and calling for funding to be restored.
Read the letter and sign on here by September 3.
Congress is in the midst of developing a budget and determining funding levels for the 2016 fiscal year (FY). The House and Senate Budget Committee chairs have advanced a compromise agreement. The budget agreement is expected to be debated on the House floor beginning April 30, and introduced in the Senate during the first week of May. Read more
The 2015 Annual Fall Policy Meeting for members of the Organization of Institutional Affiliates will be held on September 20 and 21 in Washington, D.C.