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Learning from Improving School Systems at Home and Abroad

July 25th-27th

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Conference Agenda
Directory: Participant Directory
Webinar:

Recording of webinar presenting a summary of the international learning report findings. Webinar took place July 24th and featured Professor Paul E. Peterson and Eric A. Hanushek

Event videos:

Part 1: Welcome and Keynote Session

Part 2: Lunch Address: Hon. Scott Walker – Governor, State of Wisconsin

Part 3: Panel I: Holding Schools and Students Accountable

Part 4: Panel II: Curricular Standards and Educational Performance

Part 5: Panel III: School Reform in Central Europe

Part 6: Panel IV: Teacher Quality and Effectiveness

Part 7: Panel V: School Choice and Local Control

Press Release: Governor Walker to Deliver Address on Improving Education at HKS Conference

Papers:

 

Achievement Growth: International and State Trends in U.S. Growth
Eric A. Hanushek, Paul E. Peterson, and Ludger Woessmann

School Turnarounds: Evidence from the 2009 Stimulus

Thomas S. Dee

Gold Standards?: State Standards Reform and Student Achievement
Joshua Goodman

Understanding the Divergent Trends in PISA Test Results for Poland and the Czech Republic
Mikolaj Herbst, Daniel Munich, Steven G. Rivkin, and Jeffrey C. Schiman

Educational Attainment Across the UK: Performance, Inequality and Evidence
Stephen Machin, Sandra McNally, and Gill Wyness

Presentations: To view presentations, right click on presenter's name below and select "Save As" to download .PPT and .PDF presentations.
 

KEYNOTE PANEL
Eric Hanushek
Andreas Schleicher

PANEL I
Thomas Dee
Jörg Dräger
Nancy Grasmick
John Winn
PANEL II
Joshua Goodman
Terry K. Peterson
David Driscoll
  PANEL III
Steven Rivkin
Jerzy Wisniewski
PANEL IV
John Bishop
Barbara Bruns
Andy Smarick
PANEL V
Cecilia Maria Velez
Gregory Elacqua
Evening Remarks: Maureen McLaughlin - Senior Advisor to the Secretary and Director of
International Affairs, U.S. Department of Education

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