<em>AERA Highlights</em> - May 2017
AERA Highlights - May 2017
 
Print
<span class="redactor-invisible-space"></span><span class="redactor-invisible-space"></span>


May 2017

AERA News
Education Research Policy News
AERA Calls

Beyond AERA
AERA in the News

AERA News
 

Submissions Period for 2018 Annual Meeting Opens June 1
The theme of the 2018 Annual Meeting—“The Dreams, Possibilities, and Necessity of Public Education”—is a call to “confront the struggles for public education, considering the times in which we are living, the historical arcs that shape our present(s), and the roles we can play in the fight for justice.” The Call for Submissions will be released June 1; deadline for submissions: July 24.
 
2017 Annual Meeting Addresses Issues of Equal Educational Opportunity
Held for the first time in San Antonio—and the U.S. Southwest—the 2017 AERA Annual Meeting brought together more than 13,600 scholars, policy leaders, and practitioners for five days of research discussion, exchange, and professional development.
 
AERA Selects Alfredo Artiles to Deliver 2017 Brown Lecture in Education Research 
Alfredo J. Artiles, Dean of Graduate Education and the Ryan C. Harris Professor of Special Education at Arizona State University, has been selected to present the 2017 Brown Lecture in Education Research. 
 
New Members Elected to AERA SIG Executive Committee 
Margaret J. Maaka (University of Hawaii-Manoa) and Shelley Zion (Rowan University) have been elected to the AERA Special Interest Group Executive Committee.
 

Education Research Policy News
 

National Science Board Holds Spring Meeting and Honors AERA Member
AERA member Arthur Eisenkraft, Distinguished Professor of Science Education and Director of the Center of Science and Mathematics in Context at the University of Massachusetts, Boston, received the 2017 Public Service Award from the National Science Board earlier this month.
AERA Weighs in on Wide Range of Federal Science Policy Issues
AERA, along with other scientific societies, has been actively engaged in recent months conferring with members of Congress about the importance of investing in science, encouraging the administration to appoint people to critical leadership positions within the federal government, and weighing in on federal agency policies and regulations.
 
AERA Showcases Innovative STEM Research at Capitol Hill Exhibition
AERA member Tina Grotzer, Principal Research Scientist in Education and faculty member at the Harvard University Graduate School of Education, participated in the 23rd Annual Coalition for National Science Funding Hill Exhibition on May 16. The yearly event is a major showcase of research and education projects supported by the National Science Foundation.
 
As One Budget Year Is Finalized, the Process for the Next One Begins
On May 1, Congress announced a bipartisan deal to fund the federal government through September 30, the remainder of fiscal year 2017. The omnibus bill includes 11 individual appropriations bills and was signed by the President on May 5.
 
Congress Discusses the Bipartisan and Bicameral College Transparency Act of 2017
This month, bipartisan authors in both chambers introduced the College Transparency Act of 2017 to create a secure, privacy-protected postsecondary data system at the National Center for Education Statistics.
 

AERA Calls
 


Beyond AERA

 

AERA in the News
 

Recent media coverage of AERA and AERA-published research
 

More AERA in the News


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, McKinley Gillespie, Sylvie Nguyen-Fawley, Victoria Oms, David Presgraves, Christy Talbot, and Martha Yager

Forward to a Friend
Bookmark and Share
 
 
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