Advancing High-Quality Research to Improve Education Policy and Practice
Founded in 1965, the NAEd consists of U.S. members and foreign associates who are elected on the basis of outstanding scholarship related to education. The Academy undertakes research studies to address pressing issues in education and administers professional development programs to enhance the preparation of the next generation of education scholars.
2017 NAED/SPENCER SPRING FELLOWS RETREAT
The NAEd/Spencer Spring Fellows Retreat is an opportunity for NAEd/Spencer Postdoctoral and Dissertation Fellows to re-connect, present their research projects, and participate in mentoring and career development sessions.
SAVE THE DATE: The 2017 NAEd Annual Meeting & Fellows Retreat will be held on November 8-11 in Washington, DC.
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 as well as 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.
The National Academy of Education is pleased to announce the dates of its 2017 Annual Meeting. As in the past, the 2017 Annual Meeting will be preceded by the NAEd/Spencer Fellows Retreat, which will be held Wednesday, November 8th and Thursday, November 9th. The 2017...read more
Gloria Ladson-Billings, leading pedagogical theorist and teacher educator, is elected the next President of the National Academy of Education (NAEd); term will begin Fall 2017. Known for her groundbreaking work in the fields of Culturally Relevant Pedagogy and...read more
We are pleased to announce that Ibram X. Kendi, 2013 NAEd/Spencer Postdoctoral Fellow, is the 2016 National Book Award Winner, Nonfiction, for his book: Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America! From the National Book Foundation...read more
NAEd/Spencer Dissertation Fellowship Selection Committee Meeting
February 16-17, 2017
New York, NY
Reaping the Rewards of the Reading for Understanding Initiative Committee Meeting
February 22-24, 2017
2017 NAEd/Spencer Spring Fellows Retreat
March 16-17, 2017
2017 NAEd Members Breakfast
April 30, 2017
San Antonio, TX
NAEd/Spencer Postdoctoral and Dissertation Fellowship Selection Committee Meeting
May 1, 2017
San Antonio, TX
2017 Annual Meeting and Fellows Retreat
November 8-11, 2017