Hiding in Plain Sight: What Education Reform Needs
Friday, November 2, 2018
Preliminary Program. Please check back often for updates.
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Schedule of Events
Welcome Remarks and Symposium Introduction
- Brian Gallini, Senior Associate Dean for Faculty and Professor, University of Arkansas School of Law
- Danielle Weatherby, Associate Professor, University of Arkansas School of Law
Panel I: The New Impediment to School Reform
- Scott Bauries, Associate Dean of Research and Willburt D. Ham Professor of Law, University of Kentucky College of Law
- Areto Imoukhuede, Professor, Nova Southeastern University, Shepard Broad College of Law
- Twinette Johnson, Professor and Director of the Academic Success Program, University of the District of Columbia David A. Clarke School of Law
- Joshua Weishart, Associate Professor of Law and Policy, West Virginia University College of Law and the John D. Rockefeller IV School of Policy and Politics
10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Panel II: The Fight for Educational Equality
- Kristi Bowman, Vice Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor, Michigan State University College of Law
- Treshika Melvin, Community Advocate, Southern Poverty Law Center Children’s Rights Team
- Kimberly Robinson, Austin E. Owen Research Scholar and Professor, Richmond School of Law
- Matthew Shaw, Assistant Professor Education and Law, Vanderbilt University Peabody College of Education and Human Development
- Kevin Brady, moderator, Associate Professor of Educational Leadership, University of Arkansas College of Education and Health Professions
12 p.m.-12:30 p.m.
Keynote Address: What Norms Should We Break When We Reform Schools?
Derek Black, Professor, University of South Carolina School of Law
Panel III: The Promises and Pitfalls of School Choice
- Preston Green, Professor of Educational Leadership and Law, University of Connecticut Neag School of Education
- David Hinojosa, National Director of Policy, Intercultural Development Research Association
- Robert Maranto, 21st Century Chair in Leadership, University of Arkansas College of Education and Health Professions Department of Education Reform
- Kevin Quinn, Parter and Government Relations and Education Law Specialist, Whiteman Osterman and Hanna LLP