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U of A Graduate Named to Arkansas Board of Education
Gov. Asa Hutchinson named Sarah Moore of Stuttgart to the Arkansas Board of Education, his office announced last week. She earned a doctorate in education policy in 2015.
U of A Professor Answers Questions About School Segregation at Writers' Conference
Patrick Wolf, Distinguished Professor of education reform, took part in a panel discussion at the Education Writers Association annual seminar at the University of Southern California.
ASG and SAA Honor the 2018 Most Outstanding Faculty Members
Professors Robert Stapp, Kristen Jozkowski, and Robert Maranto are the Associated Student Government and Student Alumni Association's 2018 Most Outstanding Faculty Members.
Northwestern Emeritus Sociology Professor to Give Lecture Friday on Program Evaluation
Thomas Cook, a professor emeritus of sociology at Northwestern University, will give a lecture in the Education Reform Lectue Series at noon Friday, April 20.
Indiana School Choice Scholarship Program Topic of Lecture Friday
Ben Scafidi, director of the Education Economic Center at Kennesaw State University, will give a lecture at noon Friday, Feb. 23, about the fiscal effects of the Indiana Choice Scholarship Program.
Harvard Lecturer, Author of Education Book to Speak at U of A on March 5
Celine Coggins, a lecturer and entrepreneur-in-residence at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, will give a presentation titled "How to Be Heard" at 6:30 p.m. Monday, March 5.
U of A Researcher Examines Special Education Gap Using Louisiana Charter School Data
A new report written by U of A professor Patrick Wolf describes the closing of the special education gap between charter schools and traditional schools in Louisiana.
New Book Examines Failed Efforts to Improve Education Systems
A new book co-edited by a U of A professor and his former student encourages education researchers, practitioners and policymakers to take stock of failed attempts at education reform.
Kentucky School Superintendent to Give Lecture on School Turnaround
Keith Look, superintendent of Danville, Kentucky, schools, will give a lecture titled "What Degree Rotation Constitutes School 'Turnaround'" at noon Friday, Jan. 26, in GRAD 343.
Education Reform Professors Included on Public Influence List
Three U of A faculty members — Jay P. Greene, Robert Maranto and Patrick J. Wolf — who study education reform have been included in the 2018 "Edu-Scholar Public Influence Rankings."