Investing in Our Children's Future: Adequacy Studies

When

Jan. 27, 2015, 8am to 11am

Office/Remote Location

The Smith Center for the Performing Arts - Troesh Studio Theatre (1st floor)

Description

The Lincy Institute at UNLV and its partner the Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce are pleased to host a forum on "Investing in Our Children's Future: Adequacy Studies and K-12 Education in Nevada." The forum will focus on the progress and results of The Lincy Institute's commissioned studies that detail the components of an adequate education for K-12 students in Nevada.

The forum will feature two research presentations. Dr. Anna Lukemeyer, professor at UNLV and an expert on education finance, along with Dr. Wen
Wang, professor at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, will present their cost function analysis approach. Additionally, Mr. Justin Silverstein and a team of researchers from Augenblick, Palaich and Associates will present their adequacy study findings.

A community panel will provide comments on the presentations.

Registration and refreshments will begin at 8 a.m. The program will start promptly at 8:30 a.m. and conclude by 11 a.m.

Admission Information

This event is free and open to the public. 

Contact Information

The Lincy Institute
Caitlin Saladino

External Sponsor

The Lincy Institute