The Cost of Remedial Education (Forums)

How Much Michigan Pays When Students Fail to Learn Basic Skills

The Mackinac Center for Public Policy Cordially Invites You to Attend One of a Series of Forums to Discuss the Findings of a Groundbreaking Study:

The Cost of Remedial Education:
How Much Michigan Pays
When Students Fail to Learn Basic Skills

By Jay P. Greene, Ph.D., research associate,
Harvard Program on Education Policy & Governance;
senior fellow, Manhattan Institute for Policy Research

The Mackinac Center will host six public forums across the state, featuring prominent leaders of industry, K-12 educators, higher education professionals, and policy-makers.

You are invited to participate in these open, public forums to discuss the study's findings and explore solutions to reverse the growing need for, and cost of, post-secondary remedial education.  

Come be part of the solution!

Admission is free of charge.

Participate in the Forum Nearest You:


Grand Rapids
(downtown)
GVSU-Eberhard Center
Thursday, Sept. 7, 2000 

10:00-11:30am


Saginaw

Horizons Conference Center
Monday, Sept. 11, 2000     

9:00-10:30am


Lansing

State Chamber of Commerce
Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2000   

10:00-11:30am


Ypsilanti

Hoyt Conference Center, EMU
Thursday, Sept. 14, 2000   

9:00-10:30am


Traverse City
Park Place Hotel
Monday, Sept. 18, 2000

9:00-10:30am


Southfield
Southfield Marriott
Thursday, Sept. 21, 2000

10:00-11:30am


See www.mackinac.org or call Elizabeth Moser at
1-800-22-IDEAS for additional information.
140 West Main Street · P.O. Box 568
Midland, Michigan 48640 · rsvp@mackinac.org