Events

The Horizon: Events and Virtual Events in the Education Sector

FutureEd is sharing upcoming events and event cancellations in the education policy world.  If you would…

Webinar: The Real Story on Teacher Shortages—and Possible Solutions

What do we know about teacher shortages nationally and in specific locations and academic subjects?…

Webinar: Delivering for Highest-Need Students Post-Pandemic

Even before Covid-19, many students faced huge learning gaps—particularly those who are homeless, incarcerated, or…

Webinar: Closing the Student Attendance Gap

A new FutureEd report on attendance trends suggests that student absenteeism during the pandemic has…

Webinar: Using Federal Relief Funds to Support America’s Students

Federal Covid-19 relief packages have delivered an unprecedented infusion of funding to states and local…

Webinar: Innovations in Teaching During the Pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic has wreaked havoc on the education sector. But it has also led…

Voices from the Classroom: Teachers on Teaching in a Pandemic

After months of working with students online and in hybrid settings, six teachers from across…

Common Sense: What’s Missing from Evidence-Based Education Policy

How can researchers make their work more valuable and accessible to practitioners and…

D.C.’s Public School Lottery: A Look Back, a Look Forward

FutureEd, PAVE, and the Georgetown University DC Public Policy Initiative hosted a policy forum…

Archive–What Teachers Think: Results from a New International Survey

FutureEd is pleased to join the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) in releasing…

Watch: Building a 21st Century School System

View the Discussion Two decades ago, Andreas Schleicher proposed a test that would compare academic…

Should College Be Free? A FutureEd Event

Here’s the live stream of our conversation on Free College. Click here to view…

June 11 Event: Transforming Public School Teaching in DC

FutureEd and The Georgetown University DC Public Policy Initiative are co-hosting a policy briefing and panel…

Beyond Ideology: A Bipartisan Approach to Education Reform

FutureEd Director Thomas Toch led a panel discussion at the Yale School of Management Education…

Event Today: “Making College Work” Panel

In their new book, Making College Work, Georgetown University Professor Harry J. Holzer and Urban…

FutureEd Event: Chronic Absenteeism and ESSA

Required by the federal Every Student Succeeds Act to go beyond test scores to assess…

Ed Writers Conference Brings 600+ to Georgetown

The Georgetown University campus was overrun by education reporters, researchers and advocates last week as…

FutureEd Director Welcomes Reporters, Researchers to EWA National Seminar

FutureEd recently co-hosted the 70th Education Writers Association national seminar at Georgetown with the McCourt…

FutureEd, McCourt School Co-Hosted EWA Conference

Georgetown University’s McCourt School of Public Policy and McCourt-based FutureEd hosted the 2017 annual…