This week, the 90th annual meeting of the American Educational Research Association (AERA) takes place in San Diego, California. The theme for this year’s conference is Disciplined Inquiry: Education Research in the Circle of Knowledge and I am attending for the first time! According to a news release, it is going to be a really big thing too:
AERA was founded in 1916, and it is:
When the American Educational Research Association (AERA) hosts the AERA Annual Meeting next month, more than 14,000 education research scholars will convene in San Diego, California where 2,000 peer-reviewed sessions are scheduled from April 13 to17.
As of today, it has more than 26,000 members worldwide, and the membership represents a broad range of disciplines like:
(…) the most prominent international professional organization, with the primary goal of advancing educational research and its practical application (Source).
- political science