About the Annual Meeting:
The AERA Annual Meeting is the largest gathering of scholars in the field of education research. It is a showcase for ground-breaking, innovative studies in a diverse array of areas - from early education through higher education, from digital learning to second language literacy. It is where to encounter ideas and data that will shape tomorrow's education practices and policies, and where to connect with leading thinkers from the U.S. and around the world.
2019 Annual Meeting Theme:
The 2019 Annual Meeting theme is "Leveraging Education Research in a Post-Truth Era: Multimodal Narratives to Democratize Evidence." Read more
When and Where:
Friday, April 5 – Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Media Registration and Housing:
Please complete this Press Registration Form.
Once registration is confirmed, AERA will send a confirmation email. That message will include a web link and access code for reporters who want to reserve housing in AERA’s press room block.
Not Sure Which Sessions to Attend?
AERA is happy to provide recommendations on Annual Meeting sessions and point you to research papers, based on your interests. Please contact AERA Communications Director Tony Pals (firstname.lastname@example.org, office: (202) 238-3235).
Contents of research papers being presented at the 2019 AERA Annual Meeting are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. ET on the date the paper is scheduled to be delivered.
The hashtag for the 2019 Annual Meeting is #AERA19. Please follow AERA on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
Press Badges and Press Room:
The Press Room will be in room 203D on the ground level of the Metro Toronto Convention Center. Reporters must pick up badges on site in the press room.
Press Room Hours of Operation:
- Friday, April 5: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
- Saturday, April 6: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
- Sunday, April 7: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
- Monday, April 8: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
- Tuesday, April 9: 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
- AERA Communications Director Tony Pals, email@example.com, office: (202) 238-3235
- AERA Communications Associate Collin Boylin, firstname.lastname@example.org, office: (202) 238-3233
AERA is the largest national professional organization devoted to the scientific study of education. Founded in 1916, AERA advances knowledge about education, encourages scholarly inquiry related to education, and promotes the use of research to improve education and serve the public good.
AERA Reporters’ Resource (PDF)