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AERA submitted comments to inform the forthcoming National Science Foundation 2022-26 strategic plan. 
February 10, 2021


AERA provided comments to the Advisory Committee on Data for Evidence-Building with recommendations to support the use of statistical and administrative data for evidence-based policymaking.
February 9, 2021

AERA, ASA, and the Data Foundation led 55 organizations on a letter urging Congress to support $5 million in emergency funding, $5 million in FY 2022 appropriations, and additional staff for the National Center for Education Statistics to conduct a school pulse survey.
February 1, 2021

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Latest AERA Policy & Advocacy News

With FY 2022 Appropriations Process about to Get Underway, AERA Urges Boosts to Research Funding
AERA Highlights, March 2021​

American Rescue Plan Act Includes Emergency Funding to IES and NSF for COVID-19 Response
AERA Highlights, March 2021​


House Science Committee Leaders Introduce Bipartisan NSF Reauthorization Bill
AERA Highlights, March 2021​

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