Advancing High-Quality Research to Improve Education Policy and Practice
2023 NAEd/Spencer Postdoctoral Fellowship Applications Now Open
2022 NAEd Annual Meeting
& Fall Fellows Retreat
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.
We wish to congratulate NAEd member Roy Pea on receiving the 2022 Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Prize in Education for his work in learning science research. The prize "recognizes innovators who unleash human potential through technology, methodology, and leadership." More...
NAEd Files Supreme Court Amicus Brief Affirming the Need for Continued Use of Race-Conscious Admissions Policies
The NAEd filed an amicus brief with the Supreme Court on August 1, 2022 in support of Harvard and University of North Carolina in the race-conscious admissions cases, for which the Supreme Court will be hearing argument during its Fall 2022 term. The NAEd provided to...
The National Academy of Education grieves deeply with the children, families, school community, and people of Uvalde, Texas. The shooting of 19 innocent children and two teachers is horrendous. We know the fears that this most recent school shooting raises for the...
NAEd/Spencer Fall Fellows Retreat & Annual Meeting
November 16-18, 2022