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.
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...
We wish to congratulate the three NAEd members who have received 2021 AERA Awards: NAEd member Megan Bang has received the Scholars of Color Mid-Career Contribution Award, intended to recognize (a) scholars who have made significant contributions to the understanding...
Congratulations to NAEd member Howard Gardner on receiving the 2021 United Sigma Intelligence Association award! This honor is bestowed annually upon a respected scientist or intellectual who has contributed to each field of arts, science, and humanity. Alongside...
2022 NAEd/Spencer Spring Fellows Retreat
March 9-11, 2022