Guest Lecturer to Discuss Teacher Retirement Plans
The Department of Education Reform continues its lunch lecture series with a look at teacher retirement plans at noon Friday, April 5.
Chad Aldeman, principal at Bellwether Education Partners for its Policy and Thought Leadership team, will speak on "Social Security, Teacher Pensions and the 'Qualified' Retirement Plan Test" in Room 343 of the Graduate Education Building on University of Arkansas campus.
Aldeman also serves as editor for TeacherPensions.org. Previously, he was a policy adviser in the Office of Planning, Evaluation and Policy Development at the U.S. Department of Education, according to the Bellwether website. He has a Master of Public Policy from the College of William and Mary and a bachelor's degree from the University of Iowa.
Bellwether is based in the Boston area with a Washington, D.C., office.
Ben S. Pollock Jr., communications
College of Education and Health Professions
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