News from April 2021

MCPER Executive Director Sharon Vaughn appointed to national education research committee
April 22, 2021

MCPER Executive Director Sharon Vaughn has been selected to serve on National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine's Committee on the Future of Education Research.

Vaughn will serve on the committee with educational research experts across the nation. Their goal is to inform the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) on "(a) critical problems where new research is needed; (b) new methods or approaches for conducting research; and (c) new types of research training investments," according to the National Academies website. The committee begins its work in early May.