The College of Education's Institute for Public School Initiatives (IPSI) and the Austin-based Institute for Productivity in Education (IPE) will host the forum "Improving Productivity in Public Education" on Jan. 16. The forum, now in its third year, provides an opportunity for national education leaders to convene and share the latest efficiency-in-education data, research and ideas.
Event: The second annual Improving Productivity in Public Education forum will focus on how schools can achieve better results with fewer resources. The forum is sponsored by The University of Texas at Austin’s Institute for Public School Initiatives (IPSI) and the Institute for Productivity in Education (IPE). Panelists include: Marguerite Roza, senior scholar, University of… » Continue Reading
Former U.S. Secretaries of Education Rod Paige and Margaret Spellings are among the top national, state and local education leaders participating in an Austin forum next week to discuss improved fiscal transparency and cost effectiveness in education.
Event: Inaugural Forum on Productivity in Public Education, hosted by The University of Texas at Austin’s Institute for Public School Initiatives and the newly formed Institute for Productivity in Education. The two-day forum will explore ways to improve fiscal transparency in public education while increasing cost effectiveness and productivity. When: Monday, Jan. 24, 1-5 p.m. and… » Continue Reading