Don’t forget that if you are at AERA, please come by the Stylus booth in the exhibition hall at the Sheraton to visit with Tom and I during our book signing (i.e., booths 711 and 713 in the Sheraton River Exhibition Hall).
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April 18, 2015
Welcome to day three of the AERA Annual Meeting. Each morning, AERA15 Insider will provide tips on key sessions and events, as well as other Annual Meeting resources and highlights you won’t want to miss.
Questions? Contact the AERA Meetings team at firstname.lastname@example.org.
In This Issue:
ANNUAL MEETING APP
ALSO HAPPENING TODAY
- Career Center
- Exhibit Hall
(9 a.m. to 4 p.m.)
- Ed Research to Performance Youth Research Festival
(Part 1 | Part 2)
- Film Expo
- Memorial Session:
- Onsite Registration
(8 a.m. to 6 p.m.)
- Professional Development Courses
- Accessibility and Inclusion
- Chicago Tourism Site
- Child Care
- Graduate Student Resource Center
- Hotels Map
- How to Find Roundtable & Poster Numbers
- Internet Access (Wi-Fi Network)
- Live-Streamed Sessions
- Meeting Room Maps
- Navigating the Annual Meeting
- Online Print Program
- Press Room
CONNECT WITH EXHIBITORS
Visit the Sheraton River Exhibition Hall Friday through Sunday (April 17-19) to meet exhibitors. Enjoy complimentary morning coffee and enter for a chance to win a daily iPad or a trip to the 2016 Centennial Annual Meeting in Washington, DC. For details, click here.
AERA Presidential Address: Joyce E. King, AERA President; Professor and Benjamin E. Mays Endowed Chair of Urban Teaching, Learning and Leadership at Georgia State University
Morally Engaged Research/ers Dismantling Epistemological Nihilation in the Age of Impunity
4:35 to 6:20 p.m.
Hyatt, East Tower – Gold Level – Grand CDEF
AERA President Joyce E. King will give the 2015 AERA Annual Meeting Presidential Address, highlighting the pressing need to consider how education praxis, research, theory, and policy can change the world—toward more justice—at a time when the democratizing possibilities of education remain forestalled. Following the address, King will pass the proverbial torch to AERA President-Elect Jeannie Oakes who will begin her term at the conclusion of the conference. A celebratory champagne reception will follow the address.
12:25 to 2:25 p.m.
Hyatt, East Tower – Gold Level – Grand ABCDEF
The third annual AERA Awards Luncheon is dedicated to recognizing excellence in education research. AERA Council decided to introduce the luncheon at the 2013 Annual Meeting as a way to honor attendees and to visibly acknowledge AERA’s commitment to significant accomplishments related to education research. It is an opportunity to celebrate the field and the accomplishments of the AERA-wide awardees and those who receive special citations.
10:35 a.m. to 12:05 p.mHyatt, East Tower – Gold Level – Columbus CD
Session hashtag: #AERAServeThe Distinguished Public Service Award lecture provides an opportunity for an individual in public service to share his or her experiences and perspectives on the education research enterprise. This year’s awardee, Joseph C. Conaty, is a sociologist who has been engaged in providing leadership to education research as a civil servant in the U.S. Department of Education since 1987.
The Future of U.S. Educational Inequality: What Went Wrong, and How Can We Fix It?
10:35 a.m. to 12:05 p.m.
Hyatt, West Tower – Gold Level – Regency D
Session hashtag: #AERAEd
Racial gaps have been slow to change and economic gaps have gotten worse. Is the current rise in inequality inevitable, or can it be addressed? Answering this question may help point researchers towards new directions that can help inform programs, policies, and practices.10:35 a.m. to 12:05 p.m.
Hyatt, East Tower – Gold Level – Columbus AB
Chaired by AERA Executive Director Felice J. Levine, participants—Paige Kowalski (Data Quality Campaign), Kathleen Styles (U.S. Department of Education), Jack Buckley (College Board), and David Figlio (Northwestern University)—will focus on proposed changes to the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act.2:45 to 4:15 p.m
Hyatt, West Tower – Gold Level – Regency D
The Coleman Report, released nearly 50 years ago, was a groundbreaking moment in the national research enterprise. Since then, the national research policy infrastructure has vastly grown. Chaired by AERA Executive Director Felice J. Levine, speaker Ken Prewitt (Columbia University) and discussants Deborah Loewenberg Ball (University of Michigan) and Adam Gamoran (William T. Grant Foundation) will explore what has happened in the half-century since the report and the state of today’s research policy landscape.
Annual Meeting Page
Housing, Travel, & Tourism
Presenter and Participant Info
Exhibits, Sponsors, Advertising
Grad Student Resources
Press Info and Registration
Meeting Info & Accessibility
2015 Annual Meeting“Toward Justice: Culture, Language, and Heritage in
Education Research and Praxis”Thursday, April 16 – Monday, April 20, 2015Chicago, Illinois
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