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AERA Announces Cancellation of 2020 Virtual Annual Meeting
AERA announced today that it is cancelling plans for a virtual 2020 Annual Meeting in April. Read more
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International conferences forced to adopt online format
University World News, March 28, 2020 

Major educational convention is latest to cancel in S.F.
San Francisco Business Times, March 9, 2020

AERA Cancels In-Person Conference Due to Coronavirus. The Event Will Be Held Virtually
Education Week, March 7, 2020

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AERA Cancels 2020 Annual Meeting Due to Coronavirus Pandemic
For the first time since World War II, AERA has cancelled its Annual Meeting, in response to rapidly growing concerns over the coronavirus crisis. Read more

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2019 AERA Annual Meeting in the News

View media coverage from the 2019 Annual Meeting here.
View selected research papers from the 2019 Annual Meeting here. 

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