Events

WCER and its projects host dozens of lectures, panels discussions and other events throughout the year, including the Wisconsin Ideas in Education and Carl A. Grant series, and the annual UW-Madison Education Research Poster Fair.

Nearly all these events are free, and open to the campus community, as well as to other educators, community leaders and members of the interested public.

You can scroll event descriptions beginning with the most current on this page, get a larger view and subscribe to WCER’s Google calendar, visit the individual pages for each type of event or use the search.


ITP Seminar Featuring Elizabeth Tipton

Elizabeth Tipton, Assistant Professor of Applied Statistics, Teachers College, Columbia University

September 23, 2016, 12:00 - 1:30, Educational Sciences Room 259, 1025 West Johnson Street


Inquiry Brown Bag Presentation

Alan B. Knox, Facilitator

September 29, 2016, 12:00 - 1:00, Educational Sciences Room 259, 1025 West Johnson Street


ITP Seminar: Inequality at Home

Ariel Kalil, Professor, Director of the Center for Human Potential and Public Policy, University of Chicago

September 30, 2016, 12:00 - 1:30, Educational Sciences Room 259, 1025 West Johnson Street


WIES Series: Participatory Design as a Practice in Designing for Learning

Betsy DiSalvo, Assistant Professor, Georgia Tech

October 5, 2016, 12:30 - 1:30, Wisconsin Idea Room, 159 Education Building, 1000 Bascom Mall


Delta Workshop: How to Address the Broader Impact in Your NSF Fellowship Application

October 7, 2016, 1:00 - 3:00, Ebling Auditorium, Microbial Sciences, 1550 Linden Drive


WIES Series: Education Reform and Gender

Margaret Smith Crocco, Professor of Teacher Education, Michigan State University

October 19, 2016, 12:30 - 1:30, Wisconsin Idea Room, 159 Education Building, 1000 Bascom Mall


Inequality and the Public University

Moderator: Jennifer Morton, Assistant Professor of Philosophy, City College of New York

October 20, 2016, 4:00 - 5:15 PM, Wisconsin Idea Room, 159 Education Building, 1000 Bascom Mall


WIES Series Featuring Jeff Karpicke

Jeffrey D. Karpicke, James V. Bradley Associate Professor, Department of Psychological Sciences, Purdue University

November 2, 2016, 12:30 - 1:30, Wisconsin Idea Room, 159 Education Building, 1000 Bascom Mall


UW–Madison Education Research Poster Fair

Plan ahead to present at or attend the third annual UW–Madison Education Research Poster Fair, The fair includes a lecture from a visiting speaker & provides an opportunity to learn about the latest in education research.

February 23, 2017, 10:00 am - 12:30 pm, Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery, 330 Orchard Street



Past Events

ITP Seminar Featuring Elizabeth Tipton

Elizabeth Tipton, Assistant Professor of Applied Statistics, Teachers College, Columbia University

September 23, 2016, 12:00 - 1:30, Educational Sciences Room 259, 1025 West Johnson Street


Delta Roundtable Dinner: Building a Better Future STEM Faculty

Mark R. Connolly, Associate Research Scientist, Wisconsin Center for Education Research

September 21, 2016, 6:00 - 7:30 PM, Union South, Varsity Hall I


WIES Series: The Role of Social Context in Beginning Teacher Development

Peter Youngs, Associate Professor of Education, University of Virginia

September 21, 2016, 12:30 - 1:30 pm, Wisconsin Idea Room, 159 Education Building, 1000 Bascom Mall


ITP Seminar: Scaling Up Success for All: Lessons Learned

Robert Slavin, Professor, Johns Hopkins University

September 16, 2016, 12:00 - 1:30, Educational Sciences Room 259, 1025 West Johnson Street


ITP Seminar: National Efforts to Bring Reform to Scale: Outcomes and Implications

Geoffrey Borman, Director, Interdisciplinary Research Training Program

September 9, 2016, 12:00 - 1:30, Educational Sciences Room 259, 1025 West Johnson Street


Lunch and Learn Speaker Series: Discussion and Listening Session With the Director

Robert Mathieu, Director of WCER

May 16, 2016, 12:00 - 1:00 pm, Educational Sciences Room 259, 1025 West Johnson Street