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2014 SOE Research Symposium

The symposium “Making a Difference: Using Research to Inform Educational Policy and Practice” will be Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. in the UNCG School of Education Building, Room 114.

It will focus on faculty engagement with local school systems through research and the effect on educational policy and practice. A panel discussion featuring state government and educational policy makers will discuss how research is utilized and ways that faculty can provide valuable resources for policy decisions.

Keynote speaker for the Symposium will by Dr. Paul LeMahieu, Vice-President of the Carnegie Foundation. School of Education faculty members Heidi Carlone, Craig Peck, and Rick Reitzug will present examples of their most recent research projects.

It is is free and open to the public (registration required) – boxed lunch will be provided.

Register by Feb. 10 at this form: 2014 Research Symposium Registration Form

Questions? Contact Terry Ackerman at taackerm@uncg.edu or 4-3439, or visit the 2014 Research Symposium Event Page.