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Institute for Research on Education Policy & Practice
Stanford University
520 Galvez Mall, 5th Floor
Stanford, CA 94305
Tel: 650.736.1258
Fax: 650.723.9931
Email: irepp@suse.stanford.edu

Past Events for 2009


January 2009

January 15
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Cubberley 114
Bridget Long
Associate Professor of Education and Economics, Harvard University
Topic:
The Impact of Postsecondary Remediation: How Can We Serve the Needs of Underprepared Students?
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January 22
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Cubberley 114
Daniel McCaffrey
Senior Statistician, Rand Corporation
Topic:
TBD
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January 29
3:30pm - 5:00pm
CU 114
Daniel McFarland
Associate Professor of Education, Stanford University
Topic:
"Adolescent Societies - Their Form, Evolution, and Variation"
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February 2009

February 12
3:30pm - 5:00pm
CU 114
Julie Cullen
Associate Professor of Economics, UC San Diego
Topic:
“Jockeying for Position: High School Student Mobility and Texas’ Top-Ten Percent Rule”
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February 19
3:30pm - 5:00pm
CU 114
Pamela Morris
Co-Director, MDRC
Topic:
“Designing a National Place-Based Trial to Inform Science and Policy: Head Start CARES”
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February 26
3:30pm - 5:00pm
CU 114
Robert Pianta
Dean, Novartis Professor of Education & Director, University of Virginia
Topic:
“ Improving Impacts of Classrooms: Professional Development and Classroom Observation”
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March 2009

March 12
3:30pm - 5:00pm
CU 114
Susanna Loeb
Associate Professor of Education and, by courtesy, in the Graduate School of Business. Director, Institute for Research on Education Policy & Practice
Topic:
“Separating Supply from Demand: Uncovering the Relationships Among Teacher Quality, School Character
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April 2009

April 02
3:30pm - 5:00pm
CU 114
Professor Scott Imberman
Assistant Professor of Economics University of Houston
Topic:
“Katrina’s Children: A Natural Experiment in Peer Effects from Hurricane Evacuees”
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April 23
3:30pm - 5:00pm
CU 114
Caroline Hoxby
Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University
Topic:
The Governance and Performance of Research Universities: Evidence from Europe and the U.S.
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April 30
3:30pm - 5:00pm
CU 114
Michal Kurlaender
Assistant Professor of Education UC Davis
Topic:
Postsecondary Preparation and Remediation: Examining the Effect of the Early Assessment Program at C
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May 2009

May 14
3:30pm - 5:00pm
CU 114
Dr. Wim J. van der Linden
Chief Research Scientist CTB/McGraw-Hill
Topic:
Conceptual Issues in Response-Time Modeling
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May 21
3:30pm - 5:00pm
CU 114
Cynthia Coburn
Assistant Professor of Education , U.C. Berkeley
Topic:
The rise and fall of teachers’ social networks: Investigating the relationship between district.....
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May 28
3:30pm - 5:00pm
CU 114
Maria Fitzptrick
Searle Freedom Trust Postdoctoral Scholar Stanford University
Topic:
“An Analysis of The Federal Teacher Loan Forgiveness Program”
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October 2009

October 07
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Cubberley Building, Conference Room 114
John Tyler
Associate Professor Brown University
Topic:
“Using Student Performance Data to Identify Effective Classroom Practices”
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October 08
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Cubberley Building, Conference Room 114
Eric P. Bettinger
Associate Professor Stanford University
Topic:
The Role of Simplification and Information in College Decisions: Results from the H&R Block FAFSA..
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October 12
8:00am - 5:00pm
Cubberley 114
Margaret Raymond
Research Fellow Hoover Institute, Stanford University
Topic:
TBD
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October 12
8:00am - 5:00pm
Cubberley 114
Margaret Raymond
Research Fellow Hoover Institute, Stanford University
Topic:
TBD
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October 15
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Cubberley Building, Conference Room 114
Dale Ballou
Associate Professor Vanderbilt
Topic:
"Are Magnet School Effects Really Peer Effects?"
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October 29
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Cubberley 114
Gregory Walton
Assistant Professor of Psychology Stanford University
Topic:
Latent Ability: Grades and Test Scores Systematically Underestimate the True Ability of Women and..
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November 2009

November 12
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Cubberley 114
Geoff Cohen
Professor of Education and Psychology Stanford University
Topic:
"A Social Identity Account of Under-Performance"
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November 19
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Cubberley 114
Dr. Macke Raymond
Research Fellow Hoover Institute, Stanford University
Topic:
The Impact of Charter Schools on Student Performance: New Questions, New Answers
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December 2009

December 03
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Cubberley Building, Conference Room 114
John Tyler
Associate Professor of Education, Public Policy, and Economics
Topic:
Using Student Performance Data to Identify Effective Classroom Practices
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