Rescheduled St. Louis Policy Breakfast - Legislative Forecast: Education Policy in 2019
At this St. Louis Policy Breakfast, Dr. Pendergrass will preview the Show-Me Institute’s agenda for education policy in the 2019 legislative session. She will give an overview of the policy debates surrounding school choice and other education issues heading into 2019, answer questions about the work she hopes to see done by the state legislature, and tell us about developments she expects to see in education in the coming year.
Susan Pendergrass, Director of Research and Education Policy, Show-Me Institute
Before joining the Show-Me Institute, Susan Pendergrass was Vice President of Research and Evaluation for the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools, where she oversaw data collection and analysis and carried out a rigorous research program. Prior to coming to the National Alliance, she was a senior policy advisor at the U.S. Department of Education during the Bush administration and a senior research scientist at the National Center for Education Statistics during the Obama administration. Susan holds a doctorate in public policy from George Mason University with a concentration in social policy.