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Teachers College, Columbia University
Teachers College
Columbia University

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11/12/2007 ~ 11/13/2007 at  Cowin Center, Teachers College

Schedule of Presentations              Download the CLE Agenda with Credit Info: 

Day 1: Monday, November 12, 2007

9:00 AM - 9:40 AMWelcome & Conference Overview
9:40 AM - 11:05 AMSession I: The Future of School Desegregation and Affirmative Action in Light of the Seattle/Louisville U.S. Supreme Court Ruling
  Implications for the Future of Racial Diversity in Elementary and Secondary Education
  Presenter:
   Ted Shaw
  Discussants:
   James Ryan
   john powell
11:05 AM - 11:20 AMCoffee Break
11:20 AM - 12:45 PMAssessing the Impact of Louisville and Seattle from the Ground Up
  Practitioners Panel:
   Anurima Bhargava
   Rhoda Schneider
   Pat Todd
   Frank Alvarez
12:45 PM - 2:00 PMLunch
2:00 PM - 3:15 PMDemocracy and Diversity in Higher Education
  Democracy and Diversity in Higher Education
  Presenter:
   Lani Guinier
  Discussants:
   Susan Sturm
   Lee Bollinger
3:15 PM - 3:30 PMCoffee Break
3:30 PM - 4:45 PMSession II: The Impact of Special Education Law on Equity and on the Classroom
  The Impact of Special Education Law on Equity and on the Classroom
  Presenter:
   Tom Hehir
  Discussants:
   Kim Sweet
   Linda Chen
4:45 PM - 5:45 PMWine & Cheese Reception

Day 2: Tuesday, November 13, 2007

9:00 AM - 9:15 AMWelcome
9:15 AM - 10:30 AMSession III: Political and Educational Impact of Education Adequacy Litigations
  Ensuring Successful Remedies in Education Adequacy Litigations
  Presenter:
   Michael Rebell
  Discussants:
   Eric Hanushek
   Neil Komesar
10:30 AM - 10:45 AMCoffee Break
10:45 AM - 12:15 PMAssessing Success in Education Adequacy Litigations: A View from the States
  A View from the States
  Presenters:
   Margaret Goertz
   Paul Reville
   Molly Hunter
   Robert Sexton
   Susan Perkins Weston
12:15 PM - 1:30 PMLunch
1:30 PM - 3:00 PMJudicial Remedies and the Separation of Powers
  Panel:
   Hon. John Greaney
   Hon. Joyce Elliott
   Gov. Bob Wise
   Hon. Albert Rosenblatt
3:00 PM - 3:15 PMCoffee Break
3:15 PM - 4:00 PMConcluding Keynote Address
  A Vision for the Future of Equal Educational Opportunity
   Angela Glover Blackwell