Watch the live webcast of Exploring PreK-3rd Grade

You are invited to watch the live webcast of Exploring PreK–3rd Grade: A Dialogue on Educational Reform on March 31 and submit your questions in real time.

Leaders from early childhood and K-12 education are coming to Erikson to explore new educational possibilities, starting with our youngest children. They will discuss the PreK–3rd grade approach, which proposes building high-quality, coordinated systems that support and enhance teaching and learning from preschool through third grade.

Featured speakers include

  • Lisa Guernsey, Director, Early Education Initiative, New America Foundation
  • Arthur Reynolds, Director, Chicago Longitudinal Study, and Professor of Child Development, University of Minnesota
  • Heidi Goldberg, Program Director for Early Childhood and Family Economic Success, Institute for Youth, Education,
    and Families, National League of Cities
  • Elizabeth Najera, M.Ed. ’77, Principal, Velma F. Thomas Early Childhood Center, Chicago Public Schools

The event is hosted by the New Schools Project and a Herr Research Center for Children and Social Policy at Erikson Institute.

Learn more and watch the live webcast »