U. S. Math Performance in Global Perspective Webinar
Please join the webinar on “U. S. Math Performance in Global Perspective” from 12:30 to 1:45 PM (EST) on November 10, 2010. This forthcoming Education Next report will become available that day. Details below.
U.S. Math Performance in Global Perspective
How well does each state do at producing high-achieving students?
November 10, 2010: 12:30 - 1:45 pm (EST)
This free event is a Webinar and takes place online. Registration required.
A report being released on November 10 provides new information on the percentage of high-achieving students in the U.S. high school graduating class of 2009 in each of the 50 states, as compared to the percentage of high-achieving students in 56 other countries.
This study will become available on November 10, 2010 at 12:00 AM EST. It has been prepared under the auspices of Harvard’s Program on Education Policy and Governance & Education Next in the Taubman Center for State and Local Government at the Harvard Kennedy School.
In concurrence with this release, this Webinar will feature two of the report’s authors who will present a summary of the findings and take questions from the audience for discussion. Ample time will be allocated for this Q&A session.
The report authors are:
- *Eric A. Hanushek – Paul and Jean Hanna Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution and Stanford University
- *Paul E. Peterson – Henry Lee Shattuck Professor of Government, Harvard University
- Ludger Woessmann – Professor of Economics, University of Munich
*Presenting at Webinar.
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