Annual Meetings

Archives of the SIG’s Annual Meetings are maintained here, by year.


Dear AERA Members and Past Annual Meeting Attendees,

I am writing to encourage you to participate in the 2022 AERA Annual Meeting. The Annual Meeting will be held April 22 –April 25 in San Diego, CA. The AERA 2022 Annual Meeting Call for Submissions is now available. The deadline is July 12, 2021. In addition, on behalf of AERA President Na’ilah Suad Nasir and 2022 Annual Meeting Program Co-Chairs Tryphenia Peele-Eady and Elizabeth Tipton, we are pleased to invite you to contribute ideas for the 2022 AERA Annual Meeting Presidential Program. The theme is “Cultivating Equitable Education Systems for the 21st Century.”

Now is the time to advance a paper or session submission for consideration by the RU SIG and to volunteer as a chair or discussant.

Deadline for Paper and Session Submissions is July 12
Please review the Call for Submissions as it contains important information about this year’s Annual Meeting theme and submission requirements. Please log in to advance a paper or session submission. After you login, click ‘My AERA’ at the top of the page. On the ‘My AERA’ page, scroll down to the 2022 Annual Meeting and click ‘Online Program Portal’.

Please pay special attention to the six elements that must be addressed in the narrative paper submissions even if the results, conclusions, or findings are not complete or final at the time of the submission. Also, please indicate your preferred type of session and willingness to present in alternative formats at the time of submission.

The Professional Development Call for Proposals is also open.

Volunteer to Serve as a Chair or Discussant by MAY 20
Please review the Call for Volunteer Session Chairs and Discussants and consider volunteering. Please log in to volunteer as a chair or discussant. The quality of the AERA Annual Meeting depends on education researchers with appropriate expertise who serve as chairs and discussants for paper sessions and roundtables.

Kind regards,

Your RU Leadership Team

Critical Dates for Review Process
April 20, 2021 Official opening to sign up as a volunteer peer reviewer
May 20, 2021 Deadline to sign up as a volunteer peer reviewer
June 7, 2021 Invitations for those selected to review panel will be sent
June 11, 2021 Deadline to accept or decline invitation to review
August  10 – August 31, 2021 Submission review period


Session Details

SIGRU Business Meeting Minutes (April 18, 2015)