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.



Past Events

Leveraging Meta-Analytic Methods to Inform Successful Early Childhood Education

Katherine Magnuson, Professor, UW-Madison School of Social Work

February 16, 2018, 12:00 - 1:30, Educational Sciences Room 259, 1025 West Johnson Street


Introduction to Tableau for Data Visualization

February 13, 2018, 12:00 - 1:00 pm, 259 Educational Sciences Building


Network Fellows Back to School Gathering

January 25, 2018, 3:00 - 5:00 pm, Virginia F. Harris Parlor, Lathrop Hall


WIES Lecture: From Inclusion to Inclusive Schooling: ELLs in the Mainstream Classroom

Ester de Jong, Director, School of Teaching and Learning, University of Florida School of Education

January 24, 2018, 12:30 - 1:30 pm, Wisconsin Idea Room (159) Education Building, 1000 Bascom Mall


A Facilitated Conversation on the Professional Standards from the American Evaluation Association

January 8, 2018, 10:00 - 11:00 am, Educational Sciences Room 253, 1025 West Johnson Street


ITP Lecture

Katherine Magnuson, Professor and Doctoral Program Chair, UW Madison, School of Social Work

December 8, 2017, 12:00 - 1:30, Educational Sciences Room 259, 1025 West Johnson Street


WIES Lecture Featuring Nelson Flores

Nelson Flores, Assistant Professor, Educational Linguistics Division, Graduate School of Education, University of Pennsylvania

December 6, 2017, 12:30 - 1:30 pm, Wisconsin Idea Room (159) Education Building, 1000 Bascom Mall


Against the Prison Pipeline: Laboring for Love, Toward Justice, with Joy

Crystal Laura, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Education, Chicago State University

December 4, 2017, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm, Educational Sciences Room 259, 1025 West Johnson Street


ITP Lecture: Is Variety the Spice of Successful Interventions?

Stacy Priniski, UW Madison ITP Fellow, Psychology

December 1, 2017, 12:00 - 1:30 pm, Educational Sciences Room 259, 1025 West Johnson Street


Documenting the Aims of Higher Education in Wisconsin

November 29, 2017, 12:00 - 1:30 pm, Wisconsin Idea Room (159) Education Building, 1000 Bascom Mall


ITP Lecture: Moving the Needle in Wisconsin

November 17, 2017, 12:00 - 1:30 pm, Wisconsin Idea Room (159) Education Building, 1000 Bascom Mall


Division G. Student Interest Group Presents ED Talks

November 15, 2017, 5:30 - 7:30 pm, Wisconsin Idea Room (159) Education Building, 1000 Bascom Mall


ITP Lecture: Classrooms, Coffee Shops, and Counterfactuals: Schooling, Skills Growth, and the Ration

David Bills, Professor, University of Iowa, Sociology & College of Education

November 10, 2017, 12:00 - 1:30 pm, Wisconsin Idea Room (159) Education Building, 1000 Bascom Mall


ELPA | LEADS Educator Effectiveness Panel Discussion

November 7, 2017, 7:15 - 8:15 pm, Wisconsin Idea Room (159) Education Building, 1000 Bascom Mall


ITP Lecture: Lessons Learned in Building and Sustaining a Research-Practice Partnership

November 3, 2017, 12:00 - 1:30 pm, Educational Sciences Room 259, 1025 West Johnson Street