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AERA Executive Director Felice J. Levine to Testify Before Congress about the Impact of COVID-19 on Early Career Scholars and Doctoral Students
Felice J. Levine, executive director of the American Educational Research Association (AERA), will testify before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Science, Space, and Technology at a hearing titled “Building Back the U.S. Research Enterprise: COVID Impacts and Recovery” on Thursday, February 25. Read more

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PROOF POINTS: A warning sign that the freshman class will shrink again in the fall of 2021
Hechinger Report, February 22, 2021

Study: Pre-recorded videos can boost student learning
University Business, February 18, 2021

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President-elect Nasir Calls for Committee Nominations
Professional service is vital to support the ongoing work of our association. As President-elect, I am pleased to invite you to submit nominations to serve on AERA’s committees—for yourself or colleagues. Read more

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