Date: January 27, 2012
Guest Speaker: Ron Zimmer, Associate Professor of Public Policy and Education, Peabody College, Vanderbilt University
Lecture Title: “Closing Schools in a Shrinking District: Do Student Outcomes Depend on Which Schools are Closed?
- Closing Schools in a Shrinking District: Do Student Outcomes Depend on Which Schools are Closed?, John Engberg, Brian Gill, Gema Zamarro, Ron Zimmer
- When Schools Close: Effects on Displaced Students in Chicago Public Schools, Marisa de la Torre and Julia Gwynne
- Does Closing Schools Cause Education Harm? A Review of the Research?, Gail Sunderman & Alexander Payne.
- US DOE PRESS RELEASE: Turning Around the Bottom Five Percent, Secretary Duncan