Forces of Change: Law, Policy and Equity in Washington State Education
Join the University of Washington School of Law and the Education Law & Policy Society for a day of lively discussions, debate, and learning about school reform in Washington State.
Engage with policy makers, educators, public education lawyers, and scholars through panel discussions, lightning talks, two inspirational keynote addresses and Q&A sessions.
Be a part of the solution!
5 Clock hours approved; 4.25 general CLE credits approved
9:00am - 9:30am: Registration
9:30 - 9:45am: Opening Remarks: Assistant Dean & Executive Director of Gates Public Service Law Center, Michele Storms
9:45am - 10:30am: Keynote Address: Chris Korsmo, CEO, League of Education Voters
10:30am - 11:45am: Exploring Equity in School Reform and Innovation in Washington's Schools
-Jennifer Harris, Washington Office of Education Ombusdsman
11:45am - 12:00pm BREAK
12:00pm - 1:15pm: Working Lunch with Keynote Speaker: Cyrus Habib, Washington State House of Representatives, Perkins Coie LLP
1:30pm - 3:00pm: Lightning Talk Series: Local Practitioners Influencing the Education of Washington's Students
-Karen Pillar, Team Child
3:00pm - 3:30pm: Closing Remarks: UW Education Law & Policy Society
3:30pm - 4:30pm: Reception with Q&A with Lightning Talk presenters