The Online Learning Revolution: Southeastern Michigan

Panel Luncheon

Online Learning

The Mackinac Center for Public Policy invites you to our panel luncheon.

The Online Learning Revolution — November 16, 2011

DATE: Wednesday, November 16, 2011
TIME: Noon – 1:30 p.m.
LOCATION: The Townsend Hotel
100 Townsend Street, Birmingham, MI 48009
COST: Lunch is provided at no charge with reservation

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Panelists for the event will be:

Glen Taylor, co-founder of WAY (Widening Advancements for Youth), a nonprofit program operating in more than 100 Michigan school districts that specializes in helping schools re-engage at-risk students.

Dr. William Skilling, superintendent of Oxford Community Schools, an Oakland County district that is adding programs, expanding curriculum and leveraging new technology, all in the face of funding reductions.

Heather Staker, a senior research fellow for the Innosight Institute, a nonprofit think tank devoted to applying the theory of “disruptive innovation” to problems in the public sector.

Michael Van Beek, director of education policy at the Mackinac Center for Public Policy.

Preregister here for a live Web cast

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Deadline for Registration

Any changes in the number of persons attending must be made by Friday, November 11, 2011.


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