Advancing High-Quality Research to Improve Education Policy and Practice
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.
December 24, 2021 The National Academy of Education is a scholarly research organization that supports the academic freedom of its members defined by the Association of American Universities (AAU) as the freedom “to produce and disseminate knowledge through research,...
Congratulations to NAEd President-Elect Carol Lee on receiving the 2021 McGraw Prize in Learning Science Research! The Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Prize in Education recognizes innovators who unleash human potential through technology, methodology, and leadership. Since...
Congratulations to NAEd President-Elect Carol Lee on receiving the 2021 National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) James R. Squire Award! The James R. Squire Award is a special award given to an NCTE member who has had a transforming influence and has made a...
2022 NAEd/Spencer Spring Fellows Retreat
March 9-11, 2022