MPES Colloquium Series Welcomes Lindsey E. Richland
Thursday, December 3rd 2015
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MPES meets with Sean Reardon!
Tuesday, November 3, 2015
Annenberg Room 303
Sean Reardon is the endowed Professor of Poverty and Inequality in Education and Professor (by courtesy) of Sociology at Stanford University. His research focuses on the causes, patterns, trends, and consequences of social and educational inequality, the effects of educational policy on educational and social inequality, and applied statistical methods for educational research buy papers. In addition, he develops methods of measuring social and educational inequality (including the measurement of segregation and achievement gaps) and methods of causal inference in educational and social science research. Sean received his doctorate in education in 1997 from Harvard University. He is a member of the National Academy of Education, and has been a recipient of a William T. Grant Foundation Scholar Award, a Carnegie Scholar Award, and a National Academy of Education Postdoctoral Fellowship.
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MPES’s Second Year Colloquium Series Begins with Manuel Espinoza!
October 8th, 2015
Manuel Luis Espinoza is an Associate Professor at the University of Colorado at Denver in the School of Education and Human Development, where he works on issues of learning and civil rights. He is a child of desegregation (Keyes v. Denver School District No. 1, 1973) and a Chicano ethnographer and philosopher of education working in the scholarly tradition that emerged during the 20th century struggle against racism in the United States write my essay for me. Building on his work as a postdoctoral fellow with the National Academy of Education (2012-2013), he and his undergraduate research team are developing a social interactional and legal approach to the study of learning and educational dignity.
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