Inequality in Education: What have we Learned and What can we Do?

Free Public Lecture

Inequality in Education: What have we Learned and What can we Do?

Copland Theatre
Copland Theatre
Berkeley Street

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The good news: university attendance is on the rise worldwide. The bad news: class divides in education are also widening.

In the 2018 Downing Lecture, Professor Susan M Dynarski from the University of Michigan explores troubling increases in inequality in educational attainment and achievement. Potential explanations are examined, as well as promising, evidence-based policies to shrink the divide.

Presenter

  • Professor Susan Dynarski
    Professor Susan Dynarski, Professor of public policy, education and economics