The World Education Research Association (WERA) invites submissions for papers and symposia for the WERA Focal Meeting to be held in Budapest, Hungary on September 8 to 11, 2015. WERA is an association of major national, regional, and specialty education research associations dedicated to sharing scholarship, developing networks, and mutually supporting capacity building. The Focal Meeting is an integral part of the European Conference on Educational Research (ECER), 2015. The Focal Meeting consists of a strand of paper and symposium sessions on topics of world-wide scope that are embedded in the program of a WERA member association.

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IEA PIRLS – Call for Proposals

The International Association for the Evaluation of Educational Achievement (IEA) invites proposals for creating a thematic report based on secondary analysis of IEA’s Progress in International Reading Literacy Study (PIRLS) data. The general theme for this report is the exploration of the influence of the home setting—home literacy activities, home–school relations, and pre-school attendance—on learning outcomes.

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