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U of A Graduate Named to Arkansas Board of Education

Thursday, July 12, 2018

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.

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U of A Professor Answers Questions About School Segregation at Writers' Conference

Thursday, May 24, 2018

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.

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ASG and SAA Honor the 2018 Most Outstanding Faculty Members

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Professors Robert Stapp, Kristen Jozkowski, and Robert Maranto are the Associated Student Government and Student Alumni Association's 2018 Most Outstanding Faculty Members.

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Northwestern Emeritus Sociology Professor to Give Lecture Friday on Program Evaluation

Monday, April 16, 2018

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.

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Indiana School Choice Scholarship Program Topic of Lecture Friday

Monday, February 19, 2018

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.

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Harvard Lecturer, Author of Education Book to Speak at U of A on March 5

Monday, February 12, 2018

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.

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U of A Researcher Examines Special Education Gap Using Louisiana Charter School Data

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

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.

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New Book Examines Failed Efforts to Improve Education Systems

Monday, January 29, 2018

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.

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Kentucky School Superintendent to Give Lecture on School Turnaround

Monday, January 22, 2018

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.

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Education Reform Professors Included on Public Influence List

Thursday, January 11, 2018

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."

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