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Researcher to Talk About Improving Teacher Preparation

Monday, November 06, 2017

Dan Goldhaber, vice president of the American Institutes for Research, will give a lecture at noon Friday, Nov. 10, about improving teacher preparation.

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New Short Talks From the Hill; Doctoral Student Discusses Student Activism

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

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.

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U of A Education Reform Researchers to Make Large Showing at Conference

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

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.

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University Community Invited to Free Screening of Teach Us All Oct. 26 at Union Theatre

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

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.

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Johns Hopkins Professor to Lecture on 'Educational Pluralism and Problem of Culture'

Monday, October 23, 2017

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.

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Oregon Professor to Talk About Educational Needs of English Learners

Monday, October 09, 2017

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.

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Massachusetts Secretary of Education to Speak on Campus Friday

Monday, October 02, 2017

Jim Peyser, secretary of education in Massachusetts, will give a lecture titled "Education Reform in Massachusetts: The Sources of Success and the Challenge of Complacency" at noon Friday.

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U of A Professor Co-Authors Piece on Political Correctness for Chronicle of Higher Education

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

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.

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NYU Professor to Discuss High School Choice in First of Lecture Series

Monday, September 11, 2017

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.

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Researchers to Describe New Findings on Louisiana Voucher Program Today

Monday, June 26, 2017

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.

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