Agenda

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Monday, June 9, 2014 @ Remick Commons

Noon-1:15 PM          Lunch and Opening Remarks

                                    Fr. Tim Scully – University of Notre Dame

1:15-1:30 PM            Break

1:30-2:45 PM            Session 1: Policy Perspectives on the Indiana School Choice Ecosystem

Paper Presentations/Panelist Remarks (30 mins.), Moderated Q&A (45 min.)

 Moderator:  Jonathan Plucker – University of Connecticut

Charter Schools (Indiana & National Contexts) 

Voucher Programs (Indiana & National Contexts)

Jason Kloth – Indianapolis Mayor’s Office

 John Schoenig – University of Notre Dame

 

John Witte – University of Wisconsin

2:45-3:00 PM            Break

3:00-4:15 PM            Session 2: Research on the Implementation of Indiana Choice Programs

Paper Presentations (40 min.), Discussant (15 min.), Q&A (20 min.)

Chair/Discussant:     Ellen Goldring – Vanderbilt University

Charter Schools

Voucher Programs

Maddy Mavrogordato – Michigan State University 

Megan Austin – University of Notre Dame

Claire Smrekar – Vanderbilt University   

David Stuit – Basis Policy Research

4:30-5:15 PM            Break

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Monday, June 9, 2014 @ O'Brien's in Compton Family Ice Arena

5:15-6:15 PM            Social Hour & Hors d’oeuvres

6:15-7:00 PM            Keynote Address

Helen Ladd – Duke University

7:00-8:30 PM            Dinner @ O'Brien's

 

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 @ Remick Commons

8:00-8:45 AM            Continental Breakfast

8:45-9:00 AM            Break

9:00-10:15 AM         Session 3: Research on the Effectiveness of Indiana Choice Programs

Paper Presentations (36 min.), Discussant (14 min.), Q&A (25 min.)

Chair/Discussant:     Joshua Cowen – Michigan State University

Charter Schools  

Voucher Programs

Macke Raymond – Stanford University, CREDO

Joe Waddington – University of Notre Dame

Mark Berends – University of Notre Dame  

 

10:15-10:30 AM       Break

10:30-11:45 AM       Session 4: Broader Impacts of Choice and Future Directions

Paper Presentations (20 min.), Panelist Remarks (10 mins.), Q&A (45 min.)

Moderator:     TBD

Charter Schools (Indiana & National Contexts)

Voucher Programs (Indiana & National Contexts)

Philip Gleason – Mathematica Policy Research

Nicole Garnett – University of Notre Dame

 

Patrick Wolf – University of Arkansas

11:45 AM-Noon        Concluding Remarks

                                    Mark Berends – University of Notre Dame

Noon-1:00 PM          Boxed Lunch and Dismissal