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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."
Analysis of New Orleans Test Data Suggests Best Practices for Charter Schools
A new report written by professor Patrick Wolf describes possible best practices for charter schools based on research conducted in New Orleans.
Economist to Give Lecture in Education Reform Series
Rajashri Chakrabarti, senior economist for the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, will give a lecture at noon Friday, Dec. 1, as part of the Department of Education Reform lecture series.
Researcher to Talk About Improving Teacher Preparation
Dan Goldhaber, vice president of the American Institutes for Research, will give a lecture at noon Friday, Nov. 10, about improving teacher preparation.
New Short Talks From the Hill; Doctoral Student Discusses Student Activism
In the latest edition of Short Talks from the Hill, a podcast from the University of Arkansas, David Tolliver, doctoral student in public policy, discusses student activism on campuses.
U of A Education Reform Researchers to Make Large Showing at Conference
A contingent of faculty, staff, students and alumni of the Department of Education Reform will participate in the Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management this week in Chicago.
University Community Invited to Free Screening of Teach Us All Oct. 26 at Union Theatre
The Arkansas Teacher Corps, in conjunction with Urban Teachers, invites you to a free documentary movie in the UARK Union Theatre at 9 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 26.
Johns Hopkins Professor to Lecture on 'Educational Pluralism and Problem of Culture'
Ashley Rogers Berner, deputy director of the Institute for Education Policy at Johns Hopkins University School of Education, will talk about educational pluralism at noon Friday, Oct. 27.
Oregon Professor to Talk About Educational Needs of English Learners
Ilana Umansky, assistant professor at the University of Oregon, will give a lecture about the needs of newly arrived ESL students at noon Friday, Oct. 13, in GRAD 343.