Previous Events

Nora Gordon

Associate Professor of Public Policy, Georgetown University

Topic: When Educators Are the Learners: Private Contracting by Public Schools
Thursday, October 20, 2011 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Ofer Malamud

Assistant Professor in the Harris School of Public Policy, The University of Chicago

Topic: Curriculum Breadth or General Studies? The Effect of General Skills on Unemployment
Thursday, October 13, 2011 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Institute for Higher Education Leadership & Policy (IHELP), Sacramento State
Nancy Shulock, Executive Director; Colleen Moore, Researcher; Jeremy Offenstein, Researcher; Su Jin Jez, Faculty Associate

Topic: The Case for Increasing the Priority of Community College Career Technical Education Programs
Friday, October 7, 2011 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Sacramento, CA
Michael Kirst
Topic: Broad-Access Higher Education: A Research Agenda for a New Era
Thursday, September 29, 2011 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Karthik Muralidharan

Assistant Professor of Economics, University of California at San Diego

Topic: School Inputs, Household Substitution, and Test Scores
Thursday, May 19, 2011 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Cubberley Conference Room 114
Robin Jacob

Assistant Research Scientist, University of Michigan

Topic: Using State Assessment Data to Assess the Impact of School-Based Interventions: A Comparison of Student-Level and School-Level Analyses
Thursday, May 12, 2011 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Cubberley Conference Room 114
Inge De Wolf

Dr Inge De Wolf, Top Institute for evidence based Education Research (TIER), University of Amsterdam + R&D manager Inspectorate of Education

Topic: School Inspections and School Accountability in the Netherlands
Thursday, May 5, 2011 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Cubberley Conference Room 114
Academically Adrift

Book Authors: Richard Arum and Josipa Roksa
Critics: Amy Binder (UC San Diego), Bill Damon (Stanford), Lee Shulman (Stanford)

Topic: Book: Academically Adrift: Limited Learning on College Campuses (Chicago 2011)
Thursday, April 28, 2011 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center
Heather Schwartz

Associate Policy Researcher, RAND Corporation

Topic: Housing Policy is School Policy: The Academic Returns to an Economically Integrative Housing Policy in Montgomery County, Maryland
Thursday, April 14, 2011 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Cubberley Conference Room 114
Henry Levin

William H. Kilpatrick Professor of Economics and Education, Columbia University
Emeritus Professor, Stanford University

Topic: The Utility and Need for Assessing Non-Cognitive Skills in Large-Scale Assessments
Thursday, March 31, 2011 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Cubberley Conference Room 114