United States; international
The Comparative and International Education Society (CIES) was founded in 1956 to foster cross-cultural understanding, scholarship, academic achievement and societal development through the international study of educational ideas, systems, and practices. The Society´s members include some 1,000 academics, practitioners, and students from around the world. Their professional [...]
The Academic Cooperation Association (ACA) is a federation of national organisations from Europe and beyond, which all fund and encourage the internationalisation of their higher education systems. Acting as an advocate of internationalisation world-wide, ACA offers these actors a European multilateral platform for cooperation, the development of long-lasting partnerships, and [...]
Over four decades, the IEA has carried out international comparative studies focusing on student achievement in relation to educational policies and practices. The regular cycle of studies encompasses learning in basic school subjects. Examples are current Progress in International Reading Literacy Study (PIRLS) and Trends in Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS 2003). IEA [...]
SIETAR Europa (The International Society for Intercultural Education, Training and Research) is an interdisciplinary, professional service organisation whose purpose is to implement and promote cooperative interaction among peoples of diverse cultures, races and ethnic groups. The objective of SIETAR Europa is to encourage the development and application of knowledge, values, [...]
TERENA carries out technical activities and provides a platform for discussion to encourage the development of a high-quality computer networking infrastructure for the European research community.
The European Association for Research on Learning and Instruction ( EARLI) enables more than 1000 members from 40 countries to engage in critical dialogue. They systematically exchange and discuss ideas on instructional and educational research, as well as research on industrial training. For these scholars, drawn from all parts of Europe, EARLI provides a platform on which to [...]
This Website serves as an information and communication platform for European educational researchers in the field of Comparative Education. It concentrates on the organisational and content-related preparation of its annual conferences. This website provides information on the history of CESE, its members and their publications. At a time when European education faces immense [...]
The European Forum on Educational Administration provides a discussion platform on issues of educational administration. It offers to individuals and national organizations an institutional framework for the exchange of experiences, information and research findings in the field of educational administration and supports the further development of educational practice, [...]
AOIFE is a European association for Women's Studies based on institutional membership, a structure which links institutions dedicated to initiating and supporting feminist education and research in Europe, a forum for collectively addressing and acting on issues concerning Women's Studies by means of co-operation and networking, a platform from which to submit carefully [...]
Denmark; Finland; Iceland; Norway; Sweden; Northern Europe
NFPF/NERA was founded in 1972 and is an educational research association that covers all the Nordic countries. NERA supports educational research in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. The association publishes the journal Nordic Studies in Education and organises an annual congress.
This association of French university staff and researchers in educational research exists since 1971 and has more than 400 members. The website gives information about its tasks (promoting of scientific communication about education science), activities (congresses) and organizational structure.
The organization, member of the European Forum on Educational Administration, was founded in 1978 and is engaged in matters of public educational administration and serves all persons employed or with scientific interests in this sector. The homepage presents links to 1) tables of contents of the AFAE journal "Administration et Education", 2) congress announcements, regional [...]
The Italian Society for Pedagogics promotes the development of pedagogical research and supports cooperation among researchers in Italy and worldwide. The website offers information about the society, events, and links to other research societies.
Vereniging voor Onderwijs Research
(VOR) / (Niederländische Gesellschaft für Erziehungswissenschaftliche Forschung)
The Vereniging voor Onderwijs Research (VOR), is the official professional association for educational research in The Netherlands and has also Dutch-speaking members from Belgium. It aims to be the voice of educational research and educational researchers in The Netherlands, to take care of the interests of its members, the profession and the professional population, and to [...]
The Austrian Association of Research and Development in Education addresses all people active in research, development and teaching in the educational sciences. Its objectives are: the promotion of educational research, development and teaching in Austria; the development of a humane and democratic education system through qualitative research and teaching; encouraging [...]
This francophone association has the following goals: to support intercultural research (it organises an international congress every two years), to support the interdisciplinary work in the intercultural work, to promote the exchange between practitioners and theoreticians of the intercultural work and to promote partnerships between north and south.
The Swiss Society for Research in Education SSRE (www.sgbf.ch) was founded in 1975 and is a member of the Swiss Academy of Humanities and Social Sciences (SAGW) as well as of the European Educational Research Association (EERA). It consists of approximately 500 members from all scientific disciplines relevant to education and pursues the goal to consolidate educational [...]
Die spanische Gesellschaft für Vergleichende Erziehungswissenschaft betätigt sich auf allen Gebiten der vergleichenden und internationalen Erziehung, führt Kongresse durch, gibt eine Zeitschrift heraus. Auf der Internetseite finden sich zahlreiche einschlägige Informationen in Spanisch und Linklisten.
Die Spanische Pädagogische Gesellschaft ist Mitglied der EERA, publiziert eine Zeitschrift: Revista Bordón und gibt andere Veröffentlichungen heraus.
"BERA - the British Educational Research Association was founded in 1974 and now has about 890 members...The aim of the Association is to sustain and promote a vital research culture in education...It publishes (in association with Carfax) the British Educational Research Journal five times a year...BERA is trying to enhance the impact of research on both policy-making and [...]
"The Society seeks to advance the practice, teaching and study of educational management, administration and leadership in the United Kingdom, and to contribute to international developments in these areas. " The society publishes two journals and offers a collection of links.
Canadian Society for the Study of Education (CSSE) / Société Canadienne pour l´Étude de l´Éducation (SCÉÉ)
The Canadian Society for the Study of Education is the largest organization of professors, students, researchers and practitioners in education in Canada. CSSE is the major national voice for those who create educational knowledge, prepare teachers and educational leaders, and apply research in the schools, classrooms and institutions of Canada. The web site provides [...]
AERA is the largest US organization of education professionals. Its objectives are the promotion of educational research and the transfer of results into practice. The website provides comprehensive information about AERA and its branches, its publications (journals, quarterly series "reserachers points"), links to other educational research institutions, information for [...]