Advancing High-Quality Research to Improve Education Policy and Practice
The National Academy of Education awards two professional development fellowship programs. These programs seek to encourage new generations of scholars to undertake and strengthen research relevant to the improvement of education and support early-career scholars working in critical areas of education research. In addition, fellows participate in professional development retreats with National Academy of Education members, senior scholars, and other leaders in the field.
Research at the Academy
The National Academy of Education is dedicated to advancing high-quality education research for use in policy and practice. Learn more about our current initiatives and reports.
We express our deepest condolences to the victims, their families, and the entire community of the Tree of Life*Or L'Simcha Synagogue in Pittsburgh. This violent tragedy claimed the lives of 11 worshipers gathered for Shabbat prayer on the morning of October 27, 2018....read more
Today, we learned the sad news of the passing of NAEd member James Gardner March, who died on September 27, 2018. The following in memoriam was written by his long-time collaborator, Johan P. Olsen. An extraordinary human being – scholar, teacher, author, friend,...read more
The Board of Directors of the National Academy of Education is deeply concerned by the recent incidences of family separations at the United States (U.S.) border as well as the continued detention of over 2,300 migrant children. The research base is clear that such...read more