Askwith Forum | Rural Promise: Innovating to Support Rural Students


Thursday, April 25, 2019, 5:30pm to 7:00pm


Harvard Graduate School of Education, Longfellow Hall, 13 Appian Way Cambridge, MA 02138

Askwith ForumsJoin CEPR and the Harvard Graduate School of Education on Thursday, April 25 as we shine a spotlight on the collaborative innovations — in classrooms, communities, and state and district leadership — driving bold new approaches to rural education and student success.Moderator: Paul Reville, Francis Keppel Professor of Practice of Educational Policy and Administration and founding director of the Education Redesign Lab, HGSE; former Secretary of Education, Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Panelists :

  • Sanford Johnson, deputy director of advocacy, Mississippi First
  • Tom Kane, Walter H. Gale Professor of Education and Economics, HGSE
  • Geoff Marietta, Ed.M.’13, Ed.D,’15, entrepreneur-in-residence, University of the Cumberlands; former executive director, Pine Mountain Settlement School, Kentucky
  • Mara Tieken, Ed.M,’06, Ed.D.’11, associate professor of education, Bates College; author, Why Rural Schools Matter

PLEASE NOTE: Seating for this forum will be available on a first come, first seated basis.

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