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Prominent Scholar Sylvia Hurtado to Address Racial Bias and Exclusion in Higher Education in 2021 AERA Distinguished Lecture

Sylvia Hurtado, a professor at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), will give the 2021 AERA Distinguished Lecture on September 30. Rescheduled from the AERA Virtual Annual Meeting in April, the lecture is titled “The Inevitability of Racial Bias and Exclusion: Implications for Identity-Based Education and Practice.” Read more


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AERA Announces 2021 Award Winners in Education Research; Awards Ceremony to be Held December 7

The American Educational Research Association has announced the winners of its 2021 awards for excellence in education research. Recipients include Congressman Bobby Scott, Nikole Hannah-Jones, and exemplary scholars across education research fields and career stages. 

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