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.
Advancing evidence. Improving lives.
Since 1946, AIR experts have worked with governments, organizations, and communities to confront some of the world’s biggest challenges by conducting rigorous research and evaluations to find what works, and helping people put that evidence into action.
Our mission is to generate and use rigorous evidence that contributes to a better, more equitable world.
Learn about our values, our history, and our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Celebrating 75 Years
Since its founding in 1946, AIR has worked with governments, organizations, and communities to confront some of the world’s biggest challenges by conducting rigorous research and evaluations to find what works and then helping people put that evidence into action.
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.
We work shoulder-to-shoulder with clients to help them build capacity and transform systems to achieve better outcomes for those they serve.
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.
YEAR IN REVIEW
AIR 2021: A Year of Growth and Commitment Amid Challenges
2021 has been a year of challenges, growth, and commitment for AIR. It has also been a time for celebration as we celebrate our 75th anniversary. We invite you to learn more about our mission-focused work by scrolling through this “year-in-review” report and by exploring our website.
Looking Back to Go Forward: Lessons Learned About Teaching and Learning During the Pandemic
This data story from the National Survey of Public Education's Response to COVID-19 uses interactive graphics and videos to succinctly share the major findings and promising practices from across the entire project.