Schedule for Current Quarter

The Workshop on Education Lecture Series is held on Thursdays from 12:30 p.m. – 1:50 p.m.   

All Workshops in the Spring Quarter will be held virtually via Zoom.

If you would like to be added to the workshop email list to receive schedule updates, please email our Workshop Coordinators: Mengyuan Liang (mengyuanliang@uchicago.edu),  Monica Moore (monicajosephine@uchicago.edu), Eos Trinidad (jtrinidad@uchicago.edu), or Kailey White (kwhite10@uchicago.edu).

 

Spring Quarter Schedule  

April 6, 2021

Anjali Adukia

What we teach about race and gender: Representation in images and text of children’s books

April 13

Avi Feller

Varying impacts of letters of recommendation on college admissions: Approximate balancing weights for subgroup effects in observational studies

April 20

Christina Brown

Inducing Positive Sorting through Performance Pay: Experimental Evidence from Pakistani Schools

April 27

Student Presentations:

Kailey White, Sociology

Social Class Differences in the Ways Parents and Students Conceptualize College Options

Jose Eos Trinidad, Comparative Human Development

Why school accountability persists: Understanding organizational drivers and ecological dynamics

May 4 Katie Kinzler
May 11

Daphne Penn

The American Dream Deferred: The Promises and Pitfalls of Education for Unaccompanied Minors in the Nuevo South

May 18 Bianca Baldridge
May 25

Student Presentations:

Natalie Dowling, Comparative Human Development

Hilary Tackie, Comparative Human Development