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The 2021 NERA Conference will take place
Wednesday-Friday, October 13-15, 2021.

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Welcome to the Northeastern Educational Research Association  

The mission of the Northeastern Educational Research Association (NERA) is to encourage and promote quality educational research and to create a venue for experienced and new researchers. NERA members come from all areas of education (e.g., academics, research and development, training and technical assistance agencies, public schools and state departments of education). To become a NERA member click here. To renew your membership, members should use the link sent annually in the summer.

2021 NERA Conference

The 2021 NERA Conference will take place virtually from October 13-15, 2021. Our conference theme this year is Using Data to Solve Education’s Challenges. Please click HERE to register for the 2021 NERA Virtual Conference. More details about the conference can be found on the annual conference page.

NERA promotes sharing of professional information through publications including its newsletter, The NERA Researcher.

For questions regarding membership dues or conference registration fees, contact Tia Fechter, Treasurer.

For general questions about NERA, contact Steven Holtzman, President.

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From the President

Spring is here! As I look through old NERA newsletters, many presidents discussed the joy of the arrival of spring. Although I am very excited about the warmer weather and all the opportunities that come with it, there are tons of other emotions comingled this year. This spring follows what has been a difficult and challenging year for a myriad of reasons. Over the past year, many of us have experienced the passing of close family and friends, have been sick or had family and friends who were sick with COVID-19 or otherwise, lost their jobs, been furloughed, been separated from loved ones, been forced to juggle the work-life balance of caring for children while working from home, read more
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