May is Mental Health Awareness Month
Through research, training, technical assistance, evaluation, and policy work, AIR experts are at the forefront assisting states, schools, and the justice system in raising awareness and implementing strategies that have lasting effects in communities.
The Intersection of Technology and Educational Equity—Before, During, and After the Pandemic
Technology has the potential to close achievement gaps but also exacerbate disparities. AIR's Michael Garet and Tracy Gray discuss how the pandemic relates to equity, technology, and the future of education.
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AIR Equity Initiative
AIR is making a five-year, $100M+ investment in behavioral and social science research and technical assistance to address the underlying causes of systemic inequities and increase opportunities for people and communities.
Spotlight on Our Work
Research & Program Evaluation
AIR conducts rigorous research and evaluations that provide important information about the effectiveness of programs and policies in the U.S. and across the globe.
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Data Science and Technology
AIR uses data and technology to help our clients and communities identify challenges, find solutions, and make information usable and easily accessible.
Survey Design and Administration
Our experts can help government agencies and organizations develop, administer, and analyze surveys that create reliable, actionable data.
IN THE FIELD
Abbott Elementary’s Lessons on Teacher Appreciation
The popular television show "Abbott Elementary" features situations that are very relatable to educators, Cheryl Krohn, a former teacher and principal, writes. Now an AIR senior TA consultant, Krohn explores how the show is a gesture of appreciation for teachers and offers some suggestions for how to truly thank teachers for all they do.
Methods in a Minute: Meta-Analysis
Meta-analysis is a statistical technique that helps researchers interpret multiple studies on the same topic. In our latest Methods in a Minute video, learn exactly how meta-analysis works, and discover the wide range of fields where it can be applied.