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CEF Zoom Research Briefing on Diversity in the Educator Workforce (7/10/20)

On July 10, 2020, CEF held a virtual research briefing on “The Importance of a Well-Prepared and Diverse Educator Workforce.”  Panelists were:

Panel 1: Research Findings

Panel 2: Approaches from the Field

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CEF Zoom Research Briefing on Education Technology (5/22/20)

On Friday, May 22, 2020, CEF held a virtual research briefing over Zoom, “Education Technology: Equity of Access, Assessment, and Research Findings” Panelists were:

  • Verna Lalbeharie, Managing Director of Digital Age Personalized Learning, American Institutes for Research
  • Noelle Ellerson Ng, Associate Executive Director of Policy and Analysis, AASA: the School Superintendents Association
  • Sean J. Smith, PhD, Professor of Special Education, University of Kansas
  • Kathe Pelletier, Director of Student Success Community Programs, EDUCAUSE
  • Corey Williams, Federal Lobbyist, National Education Association

Click here to view slides used during briefing

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CEF Research Briefing (4/24/20)

On Friday, April 24, 2020, CEF held a research briefing, “Mental Health Needs and Resources for the Education Community During the Pandemic.” Panelists were:

  • Wendy D. Rock, PhD, Assistant Professor of Counseling, Dept of Health and Human Services, Southeastern Louisiana University (Slides)
  • Peter Faustino, PsyD, New York Delegate, National Association of School Psychologists
  • Jayne Caflin Fonash, EdD, President, National Association of College Admission Counseling (Slides)
  • Nancy Carlson, PhD, LCPC, School Counseling Specialist, American Counseling Association
  • Anna Maier, MPP, Research Analyst and Policy Advisor, Learning Policy Institute (Slides)

COVID-19 resources regarding mental health and the education community

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CEF Summer Research Briefing

On Thursday, August 23rd, 2018, CEF held it’s second summer research briefing, “Paying for College: What the Federal Investment Means for Students and Universities.” Panelists included:

  • Justin Humphrey, Education Analyst, Congressional Budget Office
  • Caitlin Morris, Policy and Research Director, Young Invincibles
  • Jon Fansmith, Government Relations Director, American Council on Education
  • Moderator: Stephen Payne, Assistant Director of Federal Relations, National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators

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CEF October Research Briefing

On Friday, October 12th, 2018, CEF held its monthly research briefing, “How the Census will Impact Education Funding.” Panelists included:

  • Maria Malagon, U.S. Census Bureau, Integrated Partnerships and Communications
  • Indivar Dutta-Gupta, Georgetown Center for Poverty and Inequality
  • Corrine Yu, The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights
  • Moderator: Juliane Baron, American Educational Research Association Panelists

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