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U of A Professor Co-Authors Piece on Political Correctness for Chronicle of Higher Education
Bob Maranto, a professor in the Department of Education Reform, argues in a Chronicle of Higher Education article that worries of university students being swayed to liberal viewpoints is overblown.
NYU Professor to Discuss High School Choice in First of Lecture Series
Sean Corcoran of New York University will give a lecture school choice in New York City at noon Friday, Sept. 15, on the University of Arkansas campus.
Researchers to Describe New Findings on Louisiana Voucher Program Today
Researchers from the University of Arkansas and Tulane University will release findings today from their study of the third year of results from the Louisiana Scholarship Program.
British Faculty Members to Give Lecture on School Choice in Africa
Pauline Dixon and Steve Humble of Newcastle University, will give a lecture titled "School Choice in Sub-Saharan Africa: Dispelling Myths" at noon Friday, April 21, in Room 343 of the Graduate Education Building.
University of California Professor to Discuss Grade Retention Impact
Paco Martorell of the University California, Davis, will give a lecture titled "The Impacts of Grade Retention: Evidence from New York City" at noon Friday, April 14, in GRAD 343.
Education Reform Department to Offer Two Lectures This Week
Topics are advice for reformers and effect of sports on bullying.
Vanderbilt Professor to Give Lecture on Teacher Turnover Effect
Gary Henry of Vanderbilt University will give a lecture titled "Help Wanted: The Consequences of Teacher Turnover" at noon Friday, March 31, in Room 343 of the Graduate Education Building.
Illinois Professor to Discuss Educational Inequality at Friday Lecture
Christy Lleras, an associate professor at the University of Illinois, will give a lecture titled "Unpacking Educational Inequality: Segregation, Mobility and Opportunity" at noon Friday, March 10.
Lecture to Focus on Teacher Accountability, Supply
Matt Kraft, assistant professor of education and economics at Brown University, will give a lecture titled "Teacher Accountability Reforms and the Supply of New Teachers" at noon Friday, Feb. 24.