ANNUAL FALL DINNER
WITH HARVARD PROFESSOR FERNANDO REIMERS
SPEAKING ON "EDUCATION AND THE CHALLENGES OF DEMOCRACY"
Tuesday, October 10, 2023
At the DoubleTree Hotel in Independence
6200 Quarry Lane in Independence
6 pm Drinks (Cash Bar)
7 pm Dinner
8 pm Speaker
Fernando Reimers is the Ford Foundation Professor of the Practice of International Education and Director of the Global Education Innovation Initiative at Harvard University. He is an elected member of the US National Academy of Education and of the International Academy of Education. An expert in the field of Global Education, his research and teaching focus on understanding how to educate children and youth so they can thrive in the 21st century. During the COVID-19 pandemic he led numerous comparative studies examining the educational consequences of the pandemic and identifying options to sustain educational opportunity and to build back better. To learn more about Dr. Reimer's topic, see his recently published article at https://epaa.asu.edu/index.php/epaa
Please register before Tuesday, October 3rd.