Education Workshop - Autumn 2022 Schedule

PThe Workshop on Education Lecture Series is held on Thursdays from 12:30 p.m. – 1:50 p.m. in Pick Hall, Room 016

Date Name of Guest Speaker, Workshop Title Recent Publications & Workshop Recordings
September 29th, 2022

Michael Kremer

Workshop: School Vouchers, Labor Markets and Vocational Education

School Vouchers, Labor Markets and Vocational Education

Michael Kremer Workshop Recording

October 6th, 2022

Rebecca Dizon-Ross

Workshop: The (Lack Of) Anticipatory Effects of the Social Safety Net on Human Capital Investment

The (Lack of) Anticipatory Effects of the Social Safety Net on Human Capital Investment

Rebecca Dizon-Ross Workshop Recording

October 13th, 2022

Stephen W. Raudenbush

Workshop: Reforming Highschool Mathematics to Reduce Inequality: Evidence from Chicago

Effects of Double-Dose Algebra on College Persistence and Degree Attainment

Stephen W. Raudenbush Workshop Recording

October 20th, 2022

Geoff Wodtke

Workshop: Concentrated Poverty, Ambient Air Pollution, and Child Cognitive Development

Concentrated Poverty, Ambient Air Pollution, and Child Cognitive Development
October 27th, 2022

Junlei Li

Workshop: How Do We Achieve Quality with Equity? Reflections Through Early Childhood Experiences

Achieving Quality with Equity – Recognizing and Supporting High-Quality Practices and Professionals in Low-Resource Communities
November 3rd, 2022

Julie Henly

Workshop: Child Care Programs Respond to the COVID-19 Pandemic: Qualitative Insights From a Sample of Center and Home-Based Providers in Illinois

What Explains Short Spells on Child-Care Subsidies?

Making Sense of Childcare Instability Among Families with Low Incomes: (Un)desired and (Un)planned Reasons for Changing Childcare Arrangements

 Julie Henly Workshop Recording

November 10th, 2022

Alicia Menendez

Workshop: Understanding improvements in reading performance in Liberia: the centrality of text

Using SMS and parental outreach to improve early reading skills in Zambia
November 17th, 2022

Maria Martinez-Cabrera

Workshop: “How Does Immigration Affect Incumbent Students? Evidence from the Venezuelan Migration to Peru” (with Diana Martínez Heredia)

Emileigh Harrison

Workshop: “Separation of Church and State Curriculum: Representation in Religious Private School Materials” (with Anjali Adukia)