ERIC Number: ED109126
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975-May
Reference Count: 0
Ad Hoc Committee on the Role and Status of Women. AERA Final Report and Recommendations.
Krenkel, Noele; And Others
This five-part report was prepared by the Ad Hoc Committee on the Role and Status of Women of the American Educational Research Association (AERA). Part 1 presents the committee resolutions recommended for adoption by AERA. Part 2 reports on the participation of women in the educational research community, and includes: a historical survey of women's participation in AERA activities; a demographic survey of the total membership conducted during 1975; and a sample survey of women and men which includes data on their participation in AERA, educational background, employment history, productivity and professional rewards. Part 3 presents the results of surveys of institutions of higher education and research and development organizations. Part 4 examines policies regarding other professional organizations with regard to the role and status of women. Policies examined included: (a) official statements; (b) affirmative action plans; (c) staff time devoted to women's issues; and (d) standing committees, reports, and so on. Part 5 examines the role that AERA might play in the development of affirmative action plans for the educational research community. (Author/JS)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Educational Research Association, Washington, DC.
Note: A condensed version of this report appears in Educational Researcher; v4 n9 Oct 1975 and is available from American Educational Research Association, 1126 Sixteenth Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 ($1.00)