Leveraging Research and Policy to 

Improve K-12 Education in Massachusetts
December 7, 2015, 8:00am - 5:30pm

 


Overview:

A num­ber of impor­tant issues are now on the state K-12 edu­ca­tion pol­icy agenda. In the past few years, schol­ars have pro­duced a wide range of results highly rel­e­vant for this agenda. The con­fer­ence is meant to bring mul­ti­ple stake­hold­ers together for a dis­cus­sion of research find­ings and future work that will be help­ful at this vital time.

 

Audience:

Policymakers, researchers, non-profit lead­ers and edu­ca­tion jour­nal­ists will be invited.

 

Agenda:

Click here for the agenda.

 

Registration:

Registration is now closed. Any jour­nal­ists who wish to attend should con­tact Annice Correia Gabel (acorreia@mit.edu).

 

Location:
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
600 Atlantic Ave #100
Boston, MA 02210

 

Keynote Speaker:
Roland Fryer, Henry Lee Professor of Economics at Harvard University and fac­ulty direc­tor of the Education Innovation Laboratory.

 

Conference Organizers:

Katharine Bradbury, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Mary Burke, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Robert Triest, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Joshua Angrist, MIT and SEII
Parag Pathak, MIT and SEII

 

Contact:
Please address any ques­tions to acorreia@mit.edu.