Events

WCER and its projects host dozens of lectures, panels discussions and other events throughout the year, including the Wisconsin Ideas in Education and Carl A. Grant series, and the annual UW-Madison Education Research Poster Fair.

Nearly all these events are free, and open to the campus community, as well as to other educators, community leaders and members of the interested public.

You can scroll event descriptions beginning with the most current on this page, get a larger view and subscribe to WCER’s Google calendar, visit the individual pages for each type of event or use the search.


Documenting the Aims of Higher Education in Wisconsin

November 29, 2017, 12:00 - 1:30 pm, Wisconsin Idea Room (159) Education Building, 1000 Bascom Mall


ITP Lecture: Is Variety the Spice of Successful Interventions?

Stacy Priniski, UW Madison ITP Fellow, Psychology

December 1, 2017, 12:00 - 1:30 pm, Educational Sciences Room 259, 1025 West Johnson Street


WIES Lecture Featuring Nelson Flores

Nelson Flores, Assistant Professor, Educational Linguistics Division, Graduate School of Education, University of Pennsylvania

December 6, 2017, 12:30 - 1:30 pm, Wisconsin Idea Room (159) Education Building, 1000 Bascom Mall


ITP Lecture

Katherine Magnuson, Professor and Doctoral Program Chair, UW Madison, School of Social Work

December 8, 2017, 12:00 - 1:30, Educational Sciences Room 259, 1025 West Johnson Street


ITP Lecture: acial Differences in Students’ Achievement Returns to Parental Income, 1960-2009

Jordan Conwell, Assistant Professor of Sociology and Educational Policy Studies

December 15, 2017, 12:00 - 1:30, Educational Sciences Room 259, 1025 West Johnson Street



Past Events

ITP Lecture: Moving the Needle in Wisconsin

November 17, 2017, 12:00 - 1:30 pm, Wisconsin Idea Room (159) Education Building, 1000 Bascom Mall


Division G. Student Interest Group Presents ED Talks

November 15, 2017, 5:30 - 7:30 pm, Wisconsin Idea Room (159) Education Building, 1000 Bascom Mall


ITP Lecture: Classrooms, Coffee Shops, and Counterfactuals: Schooling, Skills Growth, and the Ration

David Bills, Professor, University of Iowa, Sociology & College of Education

November 10, 2017, 12:00 - 1:30 pm, Wisconsin Idea Room (159) Education Building, 1000 Bascom Mall


ELPA | LEADS Educator Effectiveness Panel Discussion

November 7, 2017, 7:15 - 8:15 pm, Wisconsin Idea Room (159) Education Building, 1000 Bascom Mall


ITP Lecture: Lessons Learned in Building and Sustaining a Research-Practice Partnership

November 3, 2017, 12:00 - 1:30 pm, Educational Sciences Room 259, 1025 West Johnson Street


School of Education Head Shot Photos

November 2, 2017, Noon - 4:00 pm, 109 Teacher Education Building, MERIT Studio


WIES Lecture: A Panel Discussion about Careers in Academia

November 1, 2017, 12:30 - 1:30 pm, Wisconsin Idea Room (159) Education Building, 1000 Bascom Mall


Lunch and Learn: How WCER Projects Address Educational Equity

October 30, 2017, 12:00 - 1:00 pm, Educational Sciences Room 259, 1025 West Johnson Street


School of Education Head Shot Photos

October 30, 2017, Noon - 4:00 pm, 109 Teacher Education Building, MERIT Studio


ITP Lecture: Evaluating the Impact of Performance Funding

Nick Hillman, Associate Professor, UW–Madison Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis

October 27, 2017, 12:00 - 1:30 pm, Educational Sciences Room 259, 1025 West Johnson Street