Schedule for Current Quarter

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

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Autumn Quarter Schedule  

October 7, 2021

Elaine Allensworth (UChicago Consortium) and panel from Chicago Public Schools

Documents to be read prior to workshop session:

Click here to download a literature review, here for a summary of CPS early literacy goals, and here for an overall summary of the session’s focus. Please read these documents prior to the workshop session.

October 14

 Jens Ludwig (Chicago)

Presentation Title: Personalized Education

October 21

Student Presentations

Karlyn Gorski (Sociology)

Presentation Title: On Edge: Schooling in the Urban Periphery

Alizé Hill (Crown)

Presentation Title: “They slow me down”: The school discipline, legal involvement, and community care experiences of Black Adolescents

 October 28

Lindsey Richland (UC-Irvine)

Presentation Title: Reasoning and Learning under Everyday Pressures: A Complex Pattern

 November 4

Geoffrey Borman (Arizona State)

Presentation Title: A Replicable Identity-Based Intervention Reduces the Black-White Suspension Gap at Scale

 November 11

Lisa Rosen (Chicago) and Tanika Island Childress (UChicago Charter School)

Presentation Title: The Ambitious Elementary School: Its Conception, Design and Implications for Educational Equality

 November 18

Chezare Warren (Vanderbilt-Peabody)

Presentation Title: From Morning to Mourning: A Meditation on Possibility in Black Education

December 2

Charles Payne (Rutgers)

Presentation Title: The Deficits of Anti-Deficit Discourse