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    Defining The Educated Person

    Presented by Harvard Graduate School of Education

    April 26, 2012


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    Defining The Educated Person

    Chair: Fernando Reimers, Ed.M.’84, Ed.D.’88, Ford Foundation Professor of International Education, and Director, International Education Policy Program, Harvard Graduate School of Education

    Speakers include:
    Lawrence S. Bacow, President in Residence, Harvard Graduate School of Education, and President, Emeritus,Tufts University

    Deborah Delisle, Nominee, Assistant Secretary of Elementary and...

    Chair: Fernando Reimers, Ed.M.’84, Ed.D.’88, Ford Foundation Professor of International Education, and Director, International Education Policy Program, Harvard Graduate School of Education

    Speakers include:
    Lawrence S. Bacow, President in Residence, Harvard Graduate School of Education, and President, Emeritus,Tufts University

    Deborah Delisle, Nominee, Assistant Secretary of Elementary and Secondary Education, U.S. Department of Education, and former Ohio State Superintendent

    Henry Rosovsky, Lewis P and Linda L Geyser University Professor, Emeritus, Harvard University

    Armando Vilaseca, Education Commissioner, Vermont Department of Education

    At the core of debates about education reform, from K-12 to college and university, are alternative views on the purposes of education. What should schools and universities prepare students for? what defines an 'educated' person? what is the role of skills, character traits, knowledge and values in designing a well-rounded curriculum. The panelists will participate in a dialogue about what goals and means we should consider in educating students in our times.


    Harvard Graduate School of Education, Longfellow Hall

    13 Appian Way
    Cambridge, MA 02138

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    Free


    General Day and Time Info:

    4:15 PM



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