Opening Address
Challenges in Building Usable Knowledge in Education
Larry V. Hedges
Board of Trustees Professor of Statistics, Education & Social Policy, and Psychology
Northwestern University
Welcome & Introduction: Rebecca Maynard, SREE President

Keynote Address
Translating Policy Analysis into Action
Jane Waldfogel
Compton Foundation Centennial Professor
Columbia University School of Social Work
Introduction: James Kemple, SREE Spring 2016 Program Chair

In Conversation: Mitchell Chester with David Steiner
Lost in Transition?
Prospects for the Role of Evidence to Inform State Implementation of ESSA


Mitchell D. Chester
Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

David Steiner
Executive Director
Johns Hopkins Institute for Education Policy