School Choice and Accountability

David Figlio, a Northwestern University professor of education and social policy and of economics, spoke about trends in U.S. education… read more

David Figlio, a Northwestern University professor of education and social policy and of economics, spoke about trends in U.S. education policy, the changing education landscape, and evaluating school choice and accountability. He talked about the pros and cons of charter schools and whether vouchers make a difference in school quality. He responded to questions submitted by members of the audience. The Bob Graham Center for Public Service hosted “Pitfalls and Promise of School Choice and Accountability” at the University of Florida Law School. The talk was co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • David N. Figlio Director Northwestern University->Institute for Policy Research
  • Gail Sasnett-Stauffer Assistant Director University of Florida->Graham (Bob) Center for Public Service

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School Choice and Accountability

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Program ID:
310440-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Gainesville, Florida, United States
First Aired:
Feb 21, 2013
Last Aired:
Feb 26, 2013

Airing Details

  • Feb 21, 2013 | 8:01pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 22, 2013 | 12:20am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 22, 2013 | 12:09pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 22, 2013 | 2:58pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 26, 2013 | 6:46am EST | C-SPAN 2
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