Lawson Honored with Review of Research Award

Albany, NY (March 24, 2014) - Dr. Hal Lawson, professor of Educational Administration and Policy Studies, and colleague Dr. Michael A. Lawson, Binghamton University, have been selected to receive a 2014 American Educational Research Association (AERA) Review of Research Award for their article ‘New Conceptual Frameworks for Student Engagement Research, Policy, and Practice.’

This award recognizes an outstanding review of research article appearing in the AERA Review of Research in Education or Review of Educational Research journals during the prior year. They will be presented with the award at the AERA Annual Meeting in Philadelphia in April, 2014. Lawson is jointly appointed with the School of Social Welfare. This joint appointment reflects his interests in partnerships among schools, families, community agencies, neighborhood organizations, governments, businesses, and higher education institutions. AERA is the premiere international organization for educational research.

Read the AERA press release