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Jun 09, 2015
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Link to:Education Policy Initiative dialogues with community college partners about how their students fare in the labor market
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Mar
22
EPI Speaker Series
The Education Policy Initiative and School of Education welcomes four key scholars to discuss what works - and doesn’t - in early childhood education. Panelists include Daphna Bassok, education policy professor at the University of Virginia; Howard Bloom, chief social scientist at MDRC; Christina Weiland, assistant professor of education at the University of Michigan; and Hirokazu Yoshikawa, professor of globalization and education at New York University.
2016 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
May
20
Causal Inference in Education Research Seminar (CIERS)
A presentation by Jared Tritz, PhD student in School of Information
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
Sep
18
Causal Inference in Education Research Seminar (CIERS)
About CIERS The objective of the Causal Inference in Education Research Seminar (CIERS) is to engage students and faculty from across the university in conversations around education research using various research methodologies. This seminar provides a space for doctoral students and faculty from the School of Education, Ford School of Public Policy, and the Departments of Economics, Sociology, Statistics, and Political Science to discuss current research and receive feedback on works-in-progress.
2013 - 8:30 am to 10:00 am
Dec
05
Overview The goal of this conference is to provide school district leaders and EPIresearchers an opportunity to exchange ideas and to brainstorm about potential collaborations. Researchers will present case studies of academic studies that have been conducted in collaboration with school districts, with a special focus on the research process.
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Susan Dynarski
Professor of Public Policy; Professor of Education; Professor of Economics
Email:
dynarski@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-5113
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