"Shuttered Doors: Education, Inequality and Opportunity in America" (POSTPONED)
A talk with Diane Ravitch
The EDU will host a talk with Diane Ravitch, a renowned education policy expert and historian. Ravitch is a bestselling author and staunch supporter of the public school system who has served on White House executive administrations and continues to teach and speak about educational inequities at the national level.
Topics discussed will include education policies (e.g., RTTT and value-added measurements), wealth inequality, opportunity gap, teaching programs (e.g., Teach For America), charter schools, race, class, democracy and the American Dream.
(Please note that this event, originally scheduled for March 28, has been POSTPONED until further notice.)