This year marked a new level of engagement for IEL at the centennial meeting of the American Educational Research Association (AERA).
IEL and the Harvard Graduate School of Education (HGSE) announced the 2016 Meade Fellows: Michael Figueroa and Pei Pei Liu, both HGSE doctoral candidates.
On Friday, April 15, 2016, The American Youth Policy Forum and IEL will host the Samuel Halperin Lecture and Youth Public Service Award, featuring national education policy expert Michele Cahill.
On February 23, IEL and Boston University will host a congressional briefing on how states use individualized learning plans to prepare students for college and careers.
The IEL-led National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability for Youth recently released "By Youth, For Youth: Employment," a youth-driven, youth-friendly employment guide