Advancing High-Quality Research to Improve Education Policy and Practice
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The National Academy of Education awards two professional development fellowship programs in partnership with the Spencer Foundation. 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.
NAEd President Gloria Ladson-Billings was interviewed this week by The 74 about her distinguished career in education research and the state of education today. You can read the interview at this link: https://bit.ly/2YVTQaA.read more
The National Academy of Education (NAEd) is pleased to announce the launch of the NAEd/Spencer Research Development Award. Twelve awardees have been chosen from the pool of 2019 NAEd/Spencer Dissertation and Postdoctoral semi-finalists as the inaugural cohort. The...read more
The National Academy of Education (NAEd) is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2019 NAEd/Spencer Postdoctoral and Dissertation Fellowships. The fellowships provide funding and professional development to early-career researchers whose projects address critical...read more