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Upcoming Webinars (6/16)

  • 1.  Upcoming Webinars (6/16)

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    NSBA Complementary Webinar: Presented by Forecast 5

    Returning to School:_Questions School Board Members Should Be Asking

    June 18, 2–3 p.m. EDT

     

    As districts begin readying for the 2020-21 school year, there are a number of questions School Board members should be prepared to ask to ensure that their districts are prepared for the "new normal."

     

    Topics include:

    • Financial considerations amid the pandemic
    • Summer needs
    • Addressing the digital divide

     

    Register Here

     

    Speakers

    Matthew Lentz

    Chief Financial Officer/Board Secretary, Upper Moreland School District

     

    Dr. Robert McBride

    Superintendent, Lockport Township High School District 205

     

    Kristin Tollison

    Director of Administrative Services, Wayzata Public Schools

     

    Jeff Carew

    Managing Director, Forecast5 Analytics

     

    Dr. Adam Cibulka

    Senior Manager – 5Lab, Forecast5 Analytics

     

    Julie Fitzgerald

    Managing Director, Forecast5 Analytics

     

    Heather Taylor

    Senior Analytics Advisor, Forecast5 Analytics

     

     

    Education and structural inequalities during COVID-19: How do Finland and the U.S. compare? (Brookings)

    Thursday, June 25, 2020, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. EDT

     

    Online: https://www.brookings.edu/events/education-and-structural-inequalities-during-covid-19-how-do-finland-and-the-us-compare/

     

    RSVP HERE

     

    On June 25, the Center for Universal Education will host a webinar to highlight the similarities and differences in the Finnish and U.S. approach to providing quality education for learners of all races, backgrounds, and income levels before and during the pandemic. Emiliana Vegas, senior fellow and co-director of the Center for Universal Education, will moderate a conversation between Li Andersson, minister of education of Finland, and John B. King, CEO of Education Trust and former U.S. Secretary of Education, on how differences in policies to ensure educational opportunity between the two countries may affect structural inequality. Brookings President John R. Allen will deliver opening remarks.

     

    Viewers can submit questions via email to events@brookings.edu or via Twitter with #covidreopening.

    Opening remarks

    John R. Allen, President, The Brookings Institution

     

    Panel

    Li Andersson, Minister of Education of Finland | @liandersson
    John B. King Jr., President and CEO, The Education Trust; Former U.S. Secretary of Education (2016 - 2017) | @JohnBKing
    Moderator: Emiliana Vegas, Senior Fellow and Co-Director, Center for Universal Education, The Brookings Institution | @EmiVegasV

     

     

     

     

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    Adam Lustig

    Director, Center for Safe Schools

    National School Boards Association

    www.nsba.org

    703.838.6758

    1680 Duke Street, FL 2 Alexandria, VA

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