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Chancellor of New York City Schools Carmen Fariña discussed some of her key policy objectives, including a controversial proposal to change the admissions process for the city’s highly competitive specialized high schools, at the Graduate School of Education on Thursday evening.
Panelists argued that the perception—particularly among women—that careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics are reserved for gifted students are unsustainable for the future of STEM fields.
Professor Martin W. West urged members of Congress not to lose sight of the positive impacts of standardized testing requirements introduced by the No Child Left Behind Act, which some members of Congress hope to dismantle.
Protestors with their hands up in deference to the chant "Hands up, don't shoot." Students gathered from the Graduate School of Education and Harvard Law School to march from Gutmann Library to HLS on Monday at noon.
Protestors with their hands up in deference to the chant "Hands up, don't shoot." Students gathered from the Graduate School of Education to march from Gutmann Library to the Law School on Monday at noon.
Protesters gather in front of the Law School's Wasserstein Hall for a rally on Monday at noon.
Claude Steele, author of 'Whistling Vivaldi: And Other Clues to How Stereotypes Affect Us and What We Can Do,' speaks at the Graduate School of Education Wednesday.
American universities will have to tighten their belts in coming years to survive shortfalls in government funding, said Mark Yudof, a veteran university administrator, at the Graduate School of Education Monday.
Alicia Lebrija, President of the Televisa Foundation, speaks at the Graduate School of Education on Friday morning. Televisa Foundation is creating a national media campaign to inspire immigrant youth to "Think about it" and apply for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.
Eva A. Millona, Executive Director of the Massachusetts Immigrant and Refugee Advocacy Coalition, speaks at the Graduate School of Education on Friday morning. Millona stressed the importance of providing support to immigrant youth and encouraging them to apply for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.
The campaign aims to encourage young undocumented immigrants to pursue their educational goals and includes contributions from Harvard students and faculty.
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan delivers the opening address at the Graduate School of Education's event "Critical Conversations and Bold Ideas". Secretary Duncan shared his experiences visiting schools in Georgia, Alabama, and Tennessee on the Back-to-School Bus Tour.