By Michelle Quinno
Register now for the 19th Annual Symposium on Educational Research & Practice, open to all faculty and students, on Wednesday, April 23 from 3:30 to 7 p.m. at the UMass Lowell Inn & Conference Center.
The annual symposium on Education Research and Practice is presented by the Graduate School of Education and will be featuring keynote Speaker Deborah Meier who will present "Common Core Standards and School Reform Initiatives."
Meier is currently on the faculty of New York University's Steinhardt School of Education as senior scholar and adjunct professor. She also serves as board member and director of New Ventures at Mission Hill, director and advisor to Forum for Democracy and Education, and on the Board of The Coalition of Essential Schools. Meier has spent more than four decades working in public education as a teacher, writer and public advocate.
To register or for more information, please contact Regina_Panasuk@uml.edu, 978-934-4616, or Michaela_WymanColombo@uml.edu, 978-934-4610.