Each year, the American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting is the world's largest gathering of education researchers and a showcase for groundbreaking, innovative studies in an array of areas. On April 8-12, thousands of educators and researchers will gather virtually for the AERA 2021 Annual Meeting. This year's theme is Accepting Educational Responsibility. With more than 2,200 sessions featuring high quality and timely education research, this year's meeting is slated to be one of the most impactful and educational virtual events of the year.

Keep up with COE at AERA's 2021 Annual Meeting, by checking out one of your colleagues' conference sessions or congratulating our AERA award winners.

UMD College of Education faculty and students are featuring in presentations, poster sessions and panels at the 2021 AERA Annual Meeting.

Checkout COE faculty and students featured at AERA 2021:

AERA Program Information

Student Awards

Xin Joye Qiao - AERA Division D Project Award

Faculty Awards

Laura Stapleton, Associate Dean and Professor - AERA Division D 2021 Significant Contribution to Educational Measurement and Research Methodology Award as editor for “The Reviewer’s Guide to Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences.”

Gregory Hancock, Professor and EDMS Program Director - AERA Division D 2021 Significant Contribution to Educational Measurement and Research Methodology Award as editor for “The Reviewer’s Guide to Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences.”

David Blazar, Assistant Professor of Education Policy and Economics - Outstanding Reviewer for 2020 for AERA Open Award

Alumni Awards

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