AIR experts will participate in the 2014 annual conference of the Comparative and International Education Society (CIES), held March 10-15, 2014 in Toronto, Canada, at the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel.
Women with STEM Ph.D.’s are likelier to start their careers in academia, but their male peers get more of the faculty appointments at research institutions, according to a new analysis by the American Institutes for Research (AIR) that explores the impact gender and family may have on the careers of these new graduates.
Researchers from the American Institutes for Research (AIR) will give presentations on a broad range of education research topics during the Society for Research on Education Effectiveness (SREE) conference March 6-8, 2014 in Washington, D.C.
Dr. Gary Phillips and Dr. Louis Danielson participated as panelists at the National Assessment Governing Board's 25th Anniversary Symposium on February 26, 2014, which brought together leading experts in the fields of education, policy and business.
All public and private educational settings should provide nurturing environments that support student learning and development. Unfortunately, some students with emotional and behavioral challenges and disorders experience seclusion or restraint instead.
The National Center on Family Homelessness recently commemorated National Homeless Awareness Month by co-hosting a Hill briefing with the Congressional Caucus on Homelessness and Senator Patty Murray. While much progress has been made recently in decreasing the number of individuals and veterans experiencing homelessness in the U.S., families continue to struggle.
Marilyn Moon, Institute Fellow and director of AIR's Institute on Aging, writes in the Los Angeles Times about how the fight over the Affordable Care Act (a.k.a. Obamacare) is reminiscent of the furor over Medicare's beginnings in 1966.