Education

Upcoming event

What’s the Value of a College Education?

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Wed, Apr 29 2015 - 6:30pm

Nicholas Dirks, Chancellor, University of California Berkeley
Mohammad Qayoumi, President, California State University San Jose
Mary Marcy, President, Dominican University of California
Alecia DeCoudreaux, President, Mills College
Richard Ekman, President, Council of Independent Colleges Read more »

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Books or Behavior: Disproportionate Discipline, Trauma and Truancy

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Tue, Apr 14 2015 - 5:15pm

Christine Stoner-Mertz, LCSW, President and CEO, Lincoln Child Center
Macheo Payne, Ed.D., MSW, Senior Director of Equity and Educational Initiatives, Lincoln Child Center, Assistant Professor of Social Work, California State University East Bay Read more »

Upcoming event

Sal Khan with Black Girls Code’s Kimberly Bryant

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Wed, Apr 8 2015 - 7:00pm

Kimberly Bryant, Founder, Black Girls Code
In conversation with Sal Khan, Founder and Executive Director, Khan Academy

“Imagine the impact that these curious, creative minds could have on the world with the guidance and encouragement others take for granted. I have, and I can’t wait.” – Kimberly Bryant Read more »

Past event

Janet Napolitano and Mark Yudof: A Conversation on the Future of Higher Education

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Thu, Feb 5 2015 - 6:30pm

Janet Napolitano, President, University of California; Former Secretary of Homeland Security; Former Governor of Arizona
Mark Yudof, President Emeritus, University of California; Former Chancellor of the University of Texas System Read more »

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TechWomen: Advancing Women’s Leadership in Africa and the Middle East

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Mon, Oct 27 2014 - 6:00pm

Sylvia Mukasa, Chief Executive Officer, GlobalX Investments Ltd, Kenya
Tarimin Kewa, Senior Technical Specialist, Kisero Ltd, Nigeria
Ouafae Alami, Senior Software Engineer, Devoteam Services Maroc, Morocco
Evelyn Zoubi, Founder and CEO of Glanse
Eileen Brewer, Senior Manager, Symantec - Moderator Read more »

Past event

Common Core Education Summit: The Crux of the New K-12 Standards

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Wed, Oct 22 2014 - 6:00pm

Susan H. Fuhrman, Ph.D., President, Teachers College, Columbia University; Founding Director and Chair, Management Committee, Consortium for Policy Research in Education; President, National Academy of Education
Michael Kirst, President, California State Board of Education; Professor Emeritus, Education and Business Administration, Stanford University
Christina Lunde, Teacher, Olive Elementary School, Novato Unified School District; Literacy Coordinator, North Bay International Studies Project, Sonoma State University Read more »

Past event

Benedict Carey: How We Learn

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Thu, Sep 18 2014 - 7:00pm

Benedict Carey, Science Reporter, The New York Times; Author, How We Learn: The Surprising Truth About When, Where, and Why It Happens; Twitter: @bencareynyt

Jenny Dearborn, Senior Vice President and Chief Learning Officer, SAP – Moderator Read more »

Past event

What Is It to Redeem Your Past? Some Lessons from Nietzsche and Kundera

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Mon, Sep 8 2014 - 6:00pm

Lanier Anderson, Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy, Stanford University Read more »

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Driven: Saudi Arabian Women Leaders

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Mon, Sep 8 2014 - 12:00pm

Philippa Kelly, Ph.D., Educator, UC Berkeley; Author; Dramaturg Read more »

Past event

Sal Khan: INFORUM's 21st Century Visionary Award

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Thu, Sep 4 2014 - 7:00pm

Sal Khan, Founder, Khan Academy; Author, The One World Schoolhouse: Education Reimagined Read more »

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