Events

Social and Urban Policy Area: Open House and Ice Cream Social
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
5:00 - 6:00 pm
Allison Dining Room, 5th Floor Taubman Building

Come and celebrate the beginning of the new term and learn more about the Taubman Center for State and Local Government, the Malcolm Wiener Center for Social Policy, the Rappaport Institute for Greater Boston, and the Joint Center for Housing Studies and our respective programs, affiliated faculty and student activities.

This event is co-sponsored by the Taubman Center for State and Local Government, the Malcolm Wiener Center for Social Policy, the Rappaport Institute for Greater Boston, and the Joint Center for Housing Studies who together support the Social and Urban Policy concentration. 

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Ten-Year Trends in Public Opinion from the Ed Next Poll
Tuesday, September 13
12:00pm
Taubman 102, WAPPP Cason Seminar Room

Speakers: Paul E. Peterson, Harvard University and Martin West, Harvard Graduate School of Education

The series is free to all in the Harvard community. Others please RSVP to pepg@fas.harvard.edu. A light lunch will be provided unless otherwise noted.

The Education Policy Colloquia Series is presented by the Program on Education Policy and Governance affiliated with the Taubman Center for State and Local Government, Harvard Kennedy School, and the Department of Government, Harvard University.  The series is co-sponsored by the Harvard Graduate School of Education.

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Unconventional Measures of Grit
Tuesday, September 20
12:00pm
CPL Darman Seminar Room, Taubman 135

Speaker: Albert Cheng, Harvard Kennedy School 

The series is free to all in the Harvard community. Others please RSVP to pepg@fas.harvard.edu. A light lunch will be provided unless otherwise noted.

The Education Policy Colloquia Series is presented by the Program on Education Policy and Governance affiliated with the Taubman Center for State and Local Government, Harvard Kennedy School, and the Department of Government, Harvard University.  The series is co-sponsored by the Harvard Graduate School of Education.

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The Future of School Reform
Tuesday, September 29
12:00pm
Land Lecture Hall, Belfer 400

Speaker: Jeb Bush, former Governor, State of Florida

The series is free to all in the Harvard community. Others please RSVP to pepg@fas.harvard.edu. A light lunch will be provided unless otherwise noted.

The Education Policy Colloquia Series is presented by the Program on Education Policy and Governance affiliated with the Taubman Center for State and Local Government, Harvard Kennedy School, and the Department of Government, Harvard University.  The series is co-sponsored by the Harvard Graduate School of Education.

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Tuesday, October 18
12:00pm
WAPPP Cason Seminar Room, Taubman 102

Speaker: Jane Friesen, Simon Fraser University

The series is free to all in the Harvard community. Others please RSVP to pepg@fas.harvard.edu. A light lunch will be provided unless otherwise noted.

The Education Policy Colloquia Series is presented by the Program on Education Policy and Governance affiliated with the Taubman Center for State and Local Government, Harvard Kennedy School, and the Department of Government, Harvard University.  The series is co-sponsored by the Harvard Graduate School of Education.

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What Parents Think about Public, Private and Charter Schools: A Nationwide Survey
Tuesday, October 25
12:00pm
WAPPP Cason Seminar Room, Taubman 102

Speaker: Paul E. Peterson, Harvard University

The series is free to all in the Harvard community. Others please RSVP to pepg@fas.harvard.edu. A light lunch will be provided unless otherwise noted.

The Education Policy Colloquia Series is presented by the Program on Education Policy and Governance affiliated with the Taubman Center for State and Local Government, Harvard Kennedy School, and the Department of Government, Harvard University.  The series is co-sponsored by the Harvard Graduate School of Education.

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Tuesday, November 17
12:00pm
CPL Darman Seminar Room, Taubman 135

Speaker: John White, Superintendent of Education, State of Louisiana

The series is free to all in the Harvard community. Others please RSVP to pepg@fas.harvard.edu. A light lunch will be provided unless otherwise noted.

The Education Policy Colloquia Series is presented by the Program on Education Policy and Governance affiliated with the Taubman Center for State and Local Government, Harvard Kennedy School, and the Department of Government, Harvard University.  The series is co-sponsored by the Harvard Graduate School of Education.

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