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News & Announcements

Dear Philanthropy and Education SIG members 

First, thank you for an excellent 2023 Conference in Chicago!  Now, together we set our eye on planning the 2024 Annual Conference:

AERA 2024 Annual Meeting

April 11–14, 2024

The 2024 Annual Meeting, with the theme "Dismantling Racial Injustice and Constructing Educational Possibilities: A Call to Action," will take place in Philadelphia, PA, April 11–14 and virtually from April 25th-26th.  You can read more here: 

Below is a very special message from AERA President Tyrone Howard: 

AERA President Tyrone Howard Discusses the 2024 Annual Meeting Theme


The BIG news is our formal MEMBERSHIP DRIVE!

Please help us reach our NEW 80-member goal . The reward will be rich discussion, research, and informed practice.

We encourage you to be part of this important organization by logging in and joining our SIG  or rejoining today. If you have questions on membership, don't hesitate to contact Sean Twombly, AERA Director of Membership, at or 202-744-5780.

Continued SIG GROWTH.

There are lots of little changes for our SIG:  We have a new slate of officers (check out our "Who We Are" page for information and bios), plus our Twitter page @AERAPhilanthEd has been active, and we have a growing presence on LinkedIn (  Please pop in and follow us!  Additionally, we now have a  general email address at

The 2024 Annual Meeting.

Thanks for an amazing 2023 Annual Meeting.

Now we are eagerly awaiting the 2024 Annual Meeting  April 11 - 14 2024 in Philadelphia.  For more details, check out our "Meetings & Other Events" page.  Hope to see all of you there.