Lunch and Learn Series

Lunch & Learn Series

Practical Reflections upon and Responses to Homelessness

October 31, 2016

On October 31, 2016 Peter Miller, Professor of Educational Leadership & Policy Analysis at UW–Madison, engaged in a conversation with participants about how simple everyday routines and interactions can affect children and families as they experience homelessness and poverty.


Video Presentation: Political Polarization and the Ethics of Teaching about Partisanship

May 3, 2016

Presented by Paula McAvoy, Program Director of the Center for Ethics and Education


Video Presentation: WI Evaluation Collaborative Update

March 28, 2016

The Wisconsin Evaluation Collaborative updates WCER staff on outreach, interests, and projects.


Video Presentation: Building a Better Future STEM Faculty

March 8, 2016

How to Build a Better Future STEM Faculty presented by WCER Researchers: Mark Connolly, Principal Investigator, You-Geon Lee and Julia Savoy


Video Presentation: Research-Practice Partnerships, Lessons from MSAN’s Madeline Hafner

January 27, 2016

“Engaging in Research-Practice Partnerships: Lessons Learned from the MSAN Consortium,” presented by Madeline Hafner, MSAN Executive Director


Video Presentation: Teacher Participation in the Development of Instructional Resources

December 1, 2015

Teacher Participation in the Development of Instructional Resources


Video Presentation: Latino Parents’ Aspirations for Their Children from Carmen Valdez

October 26, 2015

“Latino Parents’ Aspirations for Their Children in the Context of Immigration Climate and Authorization Status,” with Carmen Valdez


Video Presentation: What is Wisconsin’s Workforce Skills Gap?

September 28, 2015

“What is Wisconsin’s Workforce Skills Gap?” with Matthew T. Hora


Video Presentation: WCER Support for WI Educator Effectiveness System

July 13, 2015

“WCER Involvement with the Design, Development and Testing of Wisconsin’s Educator Effectiveness System,” with Steve Kimball and Brad Carl


Video Presentation: Infinite Opportunities for Math Learning in Four-Year-Old Kindergarten

June 15, 2015

“I Only Teach Dinosaurs How to Fly”: Infinite Opportunities for Math Learning in Four-Year-Old Kindergarten with Beth Graue and Anita Wager


Video Presentation: Scaling-up Self-Affirmation to Narrow Achievement Gaps

May 18, 2015

“Scaling-up Self-Affirmation to Narrow Achievement Gaps: The Madison Writing and Achievement Project,” with Geoffrey D. Borman