Brian Jacob

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Link to:Jacob in Brookings: Causes, consequences, and potential solutions for chronic absenteeism
Jul 31, 2017
In a July 27 “Evidence Speaks” column for the Brookings Institution, Brian Jacob and Kelly Lovett discuss “Chronic[...]
Link to:Education Policy Initiative wins funding for postdoctoral fellowships in education sciences
Jun 29, 2017
Scholars from the Ford School's Education Policy Initiative (EPI) and the University of Michigan's School of Education[...]
Link to:Brian Jacob in Chalkbeat: Five big questions researchers are asking about charters
Jun 19, 2017
Brian Jacob is cited in a new Chalkbeat article, “Beyond the test score race: Five big questions researchers are asking[...]
Link to:Jacob on Michigan Radio: MI reforms of under-performing schools have been unsuccessful
Jun 09, 2017
On June 6, Brian Jacob spoke with Dustin Dwyer of Michigan Radio about recent research that explores whether Michigan's[...]
Link to:Catch up on Ford School faculty news in the spring 2017 edition of State & Hill magazine
May 23, 2017
Recent publications by ROBERT AXELROD include "Challenges in researching terrorism from the field" with SCOTT ATRAN ([...]

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Related Past Events

Feb
01
The Ford School is pleased to welcome 2016 Livingston Award winners Lisa Gartner, Michael LaForgia, and Nathaniel Lash for a panel discussion on "Failure Factories" - their coverage of what happend after the Pinellas County School Board abandoned integration. A 2017 Martin Luther King, Jr. Symposium event.
2017 - 4:00 pm
Jul
01
Causal Inference in Education Research Seminar (CIERS)
Open to PhD students and faculty engaged in causal inference in education research.
2015 - 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Mar
11
Causal Inference in Education Research Seminar (CIERS)
A presentation by Brian Jacob, Professor Public Policy and Education.
2015 - 8:30 am to 10:00 am
Nov
12
Causal Inference in Education Research Seminar (CIERS)
A presentation by Julian Hsu, PhD candidate in economics and public policy at the University of Michigan.
2014 - 8:30 am to 10:00 am
Oct
23
EPI Speaker Series
Key education leaders will offer their perspective and analysis on the evolving education landscape in Detroit, including the establishment of the Education Achievement Authority in 2012, the surge of charter school enrollment, and the influence of nonprofits in the education sector. Panelists include Daniel Varner, Chief Executive Officer of Excellent Schools Detroit and a member of Michigan's State Board of Education, Tom Willis, Chief Executive Officer of Cornerstone Charter Schools in Detroit, and Veronica Conforme, Interim Chancellor of the Education Achievement Authority. Brian Jacob, co-director of the Education Policy Initiative, will moderate.
2014 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Related Faculty/Staff

Walter H. Annenberg Professor of Education Policy; Professor of Public Policy; Professor of Economics; Professor of Education
Email:
bajacob@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-6994

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