<em>AERA Highlights</em> - January 2018
AERA Highlights - January 2018
 
Print


January 2018

AERA News
Research Policy and Funding News
AERA Q&A
AERA Calls
AERA Publications Calls
WERA Call

Beyond AERA
AERA in the News
Video of the Month


AERA News
 

AERA 2018 Election – Voting Opens February 12
On February 12, AERA will open the 2018 election with voting conducted by electronic ballot. Voting members will receive a personalized link by e-mail to access their ballot. All voting members are urged to exercise their right to vote.
William Trent, Linda Tuhiwai Smith Announced as Annual Meeting Speakers
AERA President Deborah Loewenberg Ball has announced prominent scholars William Trent and Linda Tuhiwai Smith as major speakers at the 2018 Annual Meeting. The meeting will be held on April 13–17 in New York City.
AERA Member Wins Grawemeyer Award
AERA member Sara Goldrick-Rab (Temple University) has been selected as the 2018 Grawemeyer Award in Education recipient by the University of Louisville.
AERA Annual Meeting to Feature Skill-Building Professional Development Training Courses
The AERA Professional Development and Training Program is excited to offer more than 30 courses designed to enhance research skills and increase capacity during the 2018 AERA Annual Meeting in New York City.
AERA Partners on Count on Stats Campaign Promoting the Value of Data and Evidence
Count on Stats, a campaign designed to raise awareness of the importance, reliability, and trustworthiness of the federal statistical system among the public, key stakeholders, and influencers of the system, was formally launched on January 30.
AERA Speaks Out on IES Director Confirmation, 2020 Census, and Budget Caps
AERA has urged the chair and ranking member of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions to quickly confirm Mark Schneider to be the next director of the Institute of Education Sciences.

Research Policy and Funding News
 

House Committee Holds Hearing on Evidence-Based Policymaking and Privacy for Students
On January 30, the House Committee on Education and the Workforce held a hearing on "Protecting Privacy, Promoting Policy: Evidence-Based Policymaking and the Future of Education." 
Woodworth Appointed as NCES Commissioner
President Donald Trump announced the appointment of James Lynn Woodworth to serve as Commissioner of the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) on January 4. He will be serving as the first permanent NCES commissioner since 2014. 
Revised Common Rule Implementation Delayed Until July 19
The federal agencies that are subject to the requirements of the Common Rule announced in the Federal Register on January 22 that the implementation of the updated regulations would be delayed until July 19.
Chief Statistician Issues Request for Information on Combining Data for Statistical and Research Purposes
Chief Statistician of the United States Nancy Potok and the Office of Management and Budget’s Statistical and Science Policy Branch are working to establish priorities and coordinate research efforts across the federal statistical system.
National Science Board Releases 2018 Science and Engineering Indicators
On January 18 the National Science Board, the presidentially appointed advisory body to the National Science Foundation, released the 2018 edition of its Science and Engineering Indicators.
IES Principal Investigators Gather for Annual Conference
On January 9–10, the Institute of Education Sciences hosted its annual Principal Investigators Meeting for grants funded by the National Center for Education Research and the National Center for Special Education Research.
FY 2018 Funding Extended to February 8 After Three-Day Shutdown
Final funding numbers for the 2018 fiscal year are still up in the air, as Congress passed a three-week continuing resolution (CR) following the expiration of the previous CR on January 19 and a three-day government shutdown.

AERA Q&A
 

AERA Q&A—NICHD’s Brett Miller Discusses How NICHD Supports Education Research
Brett Miller is a program director at the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), where he oversees literacy and related learning disabilities. Before joining NICHD, Miller was an associate research scientist at the Institute of Education Sciences.


AERA Calls

 



AERA Publications Calls

 

AERA Open "Special Topic" Calls for Papers:


WERA Call

 


Beyond AERA

 

AERA in the News
 

Recent media coverage of AERA and AERA-published research
 

More AERA in the News


Video of the Month: 
AERA 2017: Education Unbordered: Immigrant, Refugee, Detained, and Undocumented Children and Families


AERA Highlights is published by the American Educational Research Association monthly to inform members and others interested in education research about the latest news and developments in AERA and in the field.
 
Editor: Felice J. Levine
Managing Editors: Tony Pals and John Neikirk
Contributors: Juliane Baron, Sylvie Nguyen-Fawley, David Presgraves, Anna Rappoport, Christy Talbot, George Wimberly, and Martha Yager
 
 
AERA Highlights Archives
Print

2022

April 2022
March 2022
February 2022
January 2022

2021

December 2021
November 2021
October 2021
September 2021
August 2021
July 2021
June 2021
May 2021
April 2021
March 2021
February 2021
January 2021

2020

December 2020
November 2020
October 2020
September 2020
August 2020
July 2020
June 2020
May 2020
April 2020
March 2020
February 2020
January 2020

2019

December 2019 
November 2019
October 2019
September 2019
August 2019
July 2019
June 2019
May 2019
April 2019
March 2019
February 2019
January 2019

2018

December 2018
November 2018
October 2018
September 2018
August 2018
July 2018
June 2018
May 2018
April 2018
March 2018
February 2018
January 2018

2017

December 2017
November 2017
October 2017
September 2017
August 2017
July 2017
June 2017
May 2017
April 2017
March 2017
February 2017
January 2017

2016

December 2016
November 2016
October 2016
September 2016
August 2016
July 2016
June 2016
May 2016
April 2016
March 2016
February 2016
January 2016

2015
December 2015
November 2015
October 2015
September 2015
August 2015
July 2015
June 2015
May 2015
April 2015
March 2015
February 2015
January 2015

2014
December 2014
November 2014
October 2014
September 2014
August 2014
July 2014
June 2014
May 2014
April 2014
March 2014
February 2014
January 2014

2013
December 2013
November 2013
October 2013
September 2013
August 2013
July 2013
June 2013
May 2013
April 2013
March 2013
February 2013
January 2013

2012
December 2012
November 2012
October 2012
September 2012
August 2012
July 2012
June 2012
May 2012
April 2012
March 2012
February 2012
January 2012

 
Designed by Weber-Shandwick   Powered by eNOAH