Wisconsin-Spencer Lecture Series


Tuesdays @ 3:00 – 4:00 pm
220 Teacher Education Building (unless noted)

September 19, 2006

Mary Haywood Metz, Professor of Educational Policy Studies

"Enriching Impoverished Models of School Organization in Contemporary Policies"

(announcement pdf)

October 3, 2006

Michelle Turner Mangan, Doctoral candidate, Educational Leadership & Policy Analysis

"Educational Policy Decisions in Wisconsin: Key Influences & Use of Research at the State Level"

(announcement pdf)

October 17, 2006

Beth Graue, Professor of Curriculum & Instruction
Harry Brighouse, Professor of Philosophy and Educational Policy Studies
Geoffrey Borman, Associate Professor of Educational Leadership & Policy Analysis and Educational Policy Studies

"How do we know when school reforms result in 'better' schools?"

(announcement pdf)

November 7, 2006

Simone Schweber, Goodman Assistant Professor of Education and Jewish Studies

"Sketching the Migrations of Subject Matter: The Holocaust as Taught Across Schooled Contexts"

(announcement pdf)

November 21, 2006

Connie North, Dissertator, Departments of Curriculum & Instruction and Educational Policy Studies
Hilary Conklin, Assistant Professor, University of Georgia

"'Why can't you tell me what you saw?' A dialogic encounter with epistemological diversity"

(announcement pdf)

December 5, 2006

Liam Goldrick, Director of Policy, New Teacher Center
Joseph Donovan, Communications Officer, WI Department of Public Instruction

"The Politics of Education: Perspectives from Insiders"

(announcement pdf)

February 6, 2007

Clifton Conrad, Professor of Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis

"Whiteness and Studying Historically Black Colleges and Universities: Lessons from the Field"

(announcement pdf)

February 20, 2007

Karen Tao, Doctoral Candidate, Counseling Psychology

"A Psycho-Socio-Cultural Approach to Understanding Doctoral Academic Persistence: Intersections of Identity and Environment"

(announcement pdf)

March 6, 2007

Stephen Quintana, Professor of Counseling Psychology and Educational Psychology
Robert Enright, Professor of Educational Psychology
Colleen Capper, Professor of Educational Leadership & Policy Analysis

"Striving for Social Justice within the Field of Education"

(announcement pdf)

March 20, 2007

Hardin Coleman, Professor of Counseling Psychology, Associate Dean, School of Education

"Minority Student Achievement: A Resilient Outcome"

(announcement pdf)

April 17, 2007

Adriane Williams, Dissertator Educational Policy Studies

"They Don't Know What They Don't Know: A Look at Class in an Urban Middle School"

(announcement pdf)

May 1, 2007

Patricia Burch, Assistant Professor of Educational Policy Studies
Jerlando Jackson, Assistant Professor of Educational Leadership & Policy Analysis
Paul D. Toth, Assistant Professor of Curriculum and Instruction

"Establishing a Research Program: Beginning with a Dissertation Topic?"

(announcement pdf)

School of Education
1025 W. Johnson St.
Madison, WI 53706

For more information:
Richard Halverson
DRP Director

Al Barnicle abarnicle@wisc.edu