20190430-peterson-200xAchievement Gap between The Haves and Have nots: How We Can Close It

with Paul E. Peterson, Professor of Government, Kennedy School

Professor Peterson’s presentation will show the size and durability of the achievement gap and analyze alternative strategies for closing it.

EVENT DETAILS:
DATE: Tuesday, April 30, 2019
TIME: 5:30 pm Registration/Networking, with hors d'ouevres & non-alcoholic beverages
          6:00 pm Presentation

LOCATION: UBS, One North Wacker Dr., 34th Floor, Chicago, 60606
ADVANCE REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Visitors must present a valid photo ID to building security.
Registration deadline is April 29 at 5pm.

COST: HCC members and their guests: $25
           Non-HCC members: $45


Click here to buy tickets!!!


Paul E. Peterson is a Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, the Senior Editor of Education Next: A Journal of Opinion and Research, and Henry Lee Shattuck Professor of Government and Director of the Program on Education Policy and Governance at Harvard University.  He has evaluated the effectiveness of school vouchers and other education reform initiatives. He is author or editor of numerous books, including Saving Schools, which documents the forces that undermined the effectiveness of a once dynamic educational system.  His recent book (with Eric Hanushek and Ludger Woessmann), Endangering Prosperity: A Global View of the American School, documents the large economic costs of a stagnant K-12 education system.  He served as a member of Hoover's Koret Task Force on K–12 Education between 1998 and 2013.

 

Click here to buy tickets!!!


EVENT DETAILS:
DATE: Tuesday, April 30, 2019
TIME: 5:30 pm Registration/Networking, with hors d'ouevres & non-alcoholic beverages
          6:00 pm Presentation

LOCATION: UBS, One North Wacker Dr., 34th Floor, Chicago, 60606
ADVANCE REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Visitors must present a valid photo ID to building security.
Registration deadline is April 29 at 5pm.

COST: HCC members and their guests: $25
           Non-HCC members: $45

CANCELLATION POLICY: All cancellations must be received two (2) business days BEFORE the event or the attendee who made the reservation may not receive a refund, regardless of participation, due to costs associated with the reservation.

Reservations will be held at the door.
 

When:

Tuesday, 04/30/19 at 5:30pm - 7:00pm | iCal

Where:

UBS
One North Wacker Dr. 34th Floor
Chicago, IL 60606 US

[ Get Directions ]

Look Who's Coming:

Ronald Willis
Lucy Baird
  Baird & Warner
Steven Schaumberger
John Bross
Judy Bross
Willard McNitt
  Thurston Group
Anna Perry
Guest of Anna Perry
Guest of Anna Perry
Brad Cohen
Joel Henning
Maria Ojeda
Philip Chor
Francoise Chor
David L. Hanson
Amdur Griffin
James McPhail
Charles Bergen
Guest of Charles Bergen
Nicholas Schmidt
Marvin Zonis
Paula Duffy
Sahitya Raja
Farah Mallah
  UChicago
Robert Bernat
Ross Green
Bob Drucker
Rosie Drucker
Steve Chapman
  Chicago Tribune
James Wilson
Robert Wilson
Narayani Gupta
Phillip Acevedo
Nicole Heise
Michael Harrington
Ana Danciu
Robert Hastings
Nancy Felton-Elkins
James Davis
  Ropes & Gray LLP
Drew Oppenheimer
Theodore Pincus
Joseph Lanzillo
Diane Iorio
Bennett Lasko
  North Shore School Dist 112
Tarek Alhariri
Daniel Jenks
  North Shore School District 112
Josh Stull
Gary MacDougal
James Stone
Guest of James Stone
Mike Halas
Denise Nitterhouse
... a total of 56 guests.
Note: to opt out from this list please sign in, go to My Account and change your preferences under My RSVPs.

 

Harvard Club office:
Tel:      1-847-256-1211
Email:    office@harvardclubchicago.org