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Policy Forum: A Discussion About The Common Core State Standards

Barbara Reys

PANELISTS:

Barbara J. Reys, Ph.D., Curators' professor, Louis Knowles faculty fellow, and co-director of the Center for the Study of Mathematics Curriculum at the University of Missouri - Columbia.

James Shuls, Ph.D.James V. Shuls, Ph.D., assistant professor of educational leadership and policy studies at the University of Missouri - St. Louis and distinguished fellow at the Show-Me Institute.

Jenine Loesing, the Fellows Mentor and Clinical Associate at Paxton Keeley Elementary in Columbia, Missouri. Thirty years experience in Missouri public education.

MODERATOR:

David StokesMichael Podgursky, Ph.D., is a professor of economics at the University of Missouri–Columbia, where he served as department chair from 1995 to 2005, and is a fellow of the George W. Bush Institute at Southern Methodist University. He has published numerous articles and reports on education policy and teacher quality. He serves on advisory boards for various education organizations, and editorial boards of two education research journals. From 1980 to 1995, he was on the faculty of the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. He earned his bachelor's degree in economics from the University of Missouri–Columbia and a PhD in economics from the University of Wisconsin–Madison..

TIME & LOCATION:
Monday, September 8, 2014
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Hy-Vee
405 E. Nifong Boulevard
Columbia, MO 65201

COST:
$10

Breakfast Buffet Provided.

SEATS ARE LIMITED, REGISTER NOW!

For more information, contact Scott Tanner at scott.tanner@showmeinstitute.org or call 314-454-0647.

 
The Economy: Does More Government Help Or Hurt?

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DEBATE:

Stephanie Kelton, chair of the University of Missouri-Kansas City's Department of Economics, and University of Missouri economics professor Joseph Haslag, who will discuss the government's proper role in the economy and take audience members' written questions. Mike Shanin, who leads the weekly round table of conservatives and liberals on KCPT-TV's Ruckus, will moderate.

TIME & LOCATION:
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
6:30 p.m.
Kansas City Public Library Plaza Branch
4801 Main St.
Kansas City, MO 64112

SEATS ARE LIMITED, REGISTER NOW!

For more information, contact Scott Tanner at scott.tanner@showmeinstitute.org or call 314-454-0647.

 
Policy Breakfast: Missouri Transportation Funding: Where Do We Go From Here?

TIME & LOCATION:

Tuesday, September 16, 2014
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Show-Me Institute
4512 West Pine Blvd.
Saint Louis, MO 63108

COST:
FREE!

Coffee and donuts provided.

Register Now!
For more information, contact Sara Addison at sara.addison@showmeinstitute.org or call 314-454-0647.

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Save The Date! Russ Roberts On How Adam Smith Can Change Your Life

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