27Nov 29, 1999
Teacher Certification and Education Reform
Participants discussed teacher qualification and certification, focusing on the quality of higher education for teachers, the quality of teaching in public, private and charter schools, and how to ...
31Nov 9, 1999
Book Discussion on The Educated Child
The authors talked about their book, The Educated Child: A Parent’s Guide from Preschool through the Eighth Grade, published by Free Press. The book lists a number of topics and ...
12Oct 26, 1999
Accountability in Schools
Participants talked about how to increase the accountability of local school systems for their performance. They focused on the importance of feedback to the schools and the time to make the ...
18Mar 26, 1996
Education Summit: Evening Panel
After dinner, participants on the panel answered written questions from the audience about topics discussed earlier in the day, especially setting standards and assessing students and teachers ...
13Apr 19, 1995
Reinventing Schools and Government Agencies
In a conference entitled, “Common Ground: Where Can Liberals and Conservatives Agree?” participants discussed conservative and liberal approaches to school and government ...