Chester E. Finn Jr.

Chester E. Finn Jr.

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Chester E. Finn Jr. is an Author with 31 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1986 Call-In as an Assistant Secretary for Educational Research and Improvement in the Department of Education. The year with the most videos was 1987 with three videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2017 with an average of 1,851 views per program as a Senior Fellow and President Emeritus for the Fordham (Thomas B.) Institute. Most appearances with Lynne Cheney (3), Michael J. Petrilli (3), Albert Shanker (2). Most common tags: Education Reform, Education Policy, Schools.

Appearances by Title:Author Videos: 1 c. January 1, 2014 - Present Senior Fellow and President Emeritus, Fordham (Thomas B.) Institute Videos: 1 c. January 1, 2007 - Present Senior Fellow and Chair, Koret Task Force on K-12 Education, Hoover Institution at Stanford University Videos: 2 c. January 1, 2003 - Present Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution at Stanford University Videos: 1 c. January 1, 1995 - Present Scholar, Manhattan Institute for Policy Research Videos: 5


President, Fordham (Thomas B.) Institute c. January 1, 2000 - c. January 1, 2014 Videos: 9 Staff Assistant, Urban Affairs, White House c. January 1, 1969 - c. January 1, 1970 Videos: 1 Assistant Secretary, Educational Research and Improvement, Department of Education c. January 1, 1985 - c. December 31, 1988 Videos: 11

Recent Appearances

  • <em>How to Educate an American</em>

    How to Educate an American

    Fordham Institute’s Chester Finn and Michael Petrilli discussed how to improve K-12 education in America. This event was…

  • After Words with David Osborne

    After Words with David Osborne

    David Osborne examines the charter school movement and offers his outlook for the future of public education in his book,…

  • John Podesta Remarks on Education

    John Podesta Remarks on Education

    John Podesta talked about bipartisanship in education reform. He said that the recent elections taught the importance of the…

  • Congressional Republican Agenda

    Congressional Republican Agenda

    Senate Republican Conference Chairman Lamar Alexander spoke about the Republican agenda in the upcoming 112th Congress. He was…

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