If you intend to apply for the NERA slot for symposium for NERA networks at the AERA conference in New York (April 13 – 17th 2018), it is time to let the board know. Due date for applications is May 15th, 2017. The NERA board will draw lot among the applicants and announce the result before June 16th.  Read more in the policy papers of NERA. Application should be directed to President Anna Slotte.

Support to NERA networks 2017

The board of NERA will in accordance with economic means support network activities. There is 50 000 NOK in the 2017-budget for support to networks. Support will only be given to network activities between the congress, particularly activities for PhD-students and other network activities and symposia in connection with pre- or post-NERA network congress. The applications must be submitted by the convener of the network to the chair of the NERA board, Anna Slotte, by August 1st, 2017. For more information see Application for NERA network support.

Ahlström Award 2017

The Ahlström Award 2017 was given to the article Educational leadership for sustained multi-level school development in Finland. A non-affirmative approach, Nordic Studies in Education, vol. 36, 2/2016
by Michael Uljens, Rolf Sundqvist & Ann-Sofie Smeds-Nylund.

Read more about the award and listen to the interview with Michael Uljens concerning the award.

EERA Season Schools

EERA offers season schools for emerging researchers that also can be relevant for NERA members.