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Using the National Household Education Surveys Program (NHES) Database for Research and Policy Analyses (NHES)
   NHES Database Training Seminar

Description: NHES is a valuable resource for understanding contemporary education issues such as adult education and lifelong learning, early childhood program participation, parent involvement in education, and after-school programs and activities. NHES has been conducted in the springs of 1991, 1993, 1995, 1996, 1999, 2001, 2003, 2005, and 2007. Extensive individual, family, and household background data are collected in each survey. These background items include questions about language background and education level, income and employment status, receipt of public assistance, and household composition.

For more information about NHES and a list of available publications that can be downloaded or ordered, visit the survey website.

Registration for this seminar has closed.
Type: Workshop/Training & Technical Assistance
Audience: This seminar is open to institutional researchers and planners, education practitioners, policymakers, and association members as well as faculty and advanced graduate students from colleges and universities nationwide.
Location: Academy for Educational Development (AED)
1825 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20009-5721
(202) 884-8583
Dates: August 12-14, 2008
Organization: National Center for Education Statistics
Contacts:   Contact Vukovic, Gordana from Synergy Enterprises, Inc. at (240) 485-1700