Agenda-At-A-Glance

The PI Meeting Planning Team is close to finalizing the agenda and will have it available here soon. In the meantime, available below is an Agenda-at-a-Glance that highlights the main conference sessions.

Tuesday, January 8, 2019 (Pre-Meetings/Events)

8:30am - 4:30pm Early Learning Network PI Meeting
12:30pm - 4:00pm ED Games Expo 2019: Pre-ED Games Expo Stakeholder Meeting (For questions or to RSVP, please contact Edward.Metz@ed.gov)
Location: The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts: 2700 F Street NW, Washington, DC 20566
1:00pm - 5:00pm IES Postdoctoral Fellows Meeting
4:00pm - 8:00pm ED Games Expo 2019: A Showcase for Education Learning Games and Technologies (For questions or to RSVP, please contact Edward.Metz@ed.gov)
Location: The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts: 2700 F Street NW, Washington, DC 20566

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

8:30am - 9:00m IES Director's Welcome
9:15am - 10:00am NCER & NCSER Commissioner's Welcome
10:15am - 11:45am Breakout Sessions
11:45 - 1:15pm

Lunch Meet-Ups

  • The Challenges of Implementing and Conducting Research on Multi-Tiered Systems of Support
  • Moving interventions/products to scale: Models that Worked
  • Recruitment of schools in RCTs
  • Open Science: Promoting Transparency in Education Research
  • Successful Transitions Beyond High School
1:30pm - 2:45pm Breakout Sessions
3:15pm - 4:30pm Plenary Session - EdTech: The Buzz, the Promise, the Evidence, and the Future
4:30pm - 5:45pm Poster Session
5:45pm - 7:00pm No-Host Happy Hour

Thursday, January 10, 2019

8:30am - 10:00am Plenary Session: Working Together to Inform Policy and Practice
10:30am - 11:45am Breakout Sessions
11:45am - 1:15pm

Lunch Meet-Ups

  • Effective Teachers and Teaching
  • English Learners Research
  • Research and Education in Rural Settings
  • How to Evaluate Researcher-Practitioner Partnerships?
  • The IES Scientific Peer-Review Process: Overview and Common Myths and Misconceptions
1:30pm - 3:00pm Breakout Sessions
3:15pm - 4:15pm Program Officer Office Hours