Annual Meeting

AERA to Hold 2021 Annual Meeting Virtually; Town Halls August 25 & 28


On July 30, AERA announced it is shifting from holding a place-based 2021 Annual Meeting to delivering the meeting completely virtually. Read the letter from AERA Executive Director Felice J. Levine and AERA President Shaun Harper. 

Levine and President Shaun R. Harper hosted two virtual Town Hall Meetings on August 25 and August 28, 2020, to talk to the education research community about early plans for the 2021 Virtual Annual Meeting and to gather feedback and answer questions from AERA members and other meeting attendees. 

Watch the two video recordings posted on this page to learn more about the unfolding and planning of the 2021 virtual meeting,  including topics such as synchronous and asynchronous sessions; interactive paper presentations; professional development, networking, and mentoring opportunities; informal gatherings and receptions; and exhibitor opportunities, among others.