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.
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 American Academy of Arts and Sciences announced their newly elected members on April 17, 2019, including six National Academy of Education members. Congratulations to our members who have received this honor! Stephen J. Ceci, Cornell University Susan R. Goldman,...read more
We sadly learned of the passing of NAEd Member Nathan Glazer, who passed away January 19, 2019 at his home in Cambridge, MA. Both the New York Times and Washington Post honored Nathan with obituaries that highlight his incredible career and contributions to the fields...read more