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Report Finds Significant Gender and Racial Inequities in the Educational Measurement Profession

Gender and racially based employment disparities, differences in perceptions of diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI), and workplace discrimination remain significant issues in the field of educational measurement, according to a new report supported by the American Educational Research Association (AERA), the National Council on Measurement in Education (NCME), and Women in Measurement (WIM). Read more

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PROOF POINTS: When schools experimented with $10,000 pay hikes for teachers in hard-to-staff areas, the results were surprising
The Hechinger Report, April 8, 2024

Which College Degree Can Earn Grads The Most Cash?
On the Money, April 3, 2024

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Dolores Delgado Bernal to Deliver Wallace Foundation Distinguished Lecture at Annual Meeting
Groundbreaking scholar Dolores Delgado Bernal will deliver the AERA Wallace Foundation Distinguished Lecture at the 2024 Annual Meeting. Read more
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