October 2, 2009

America’s Top Models: Can the Nation’s Best Charter Schools Be Brought to Scale?

America's Top Models: Can the Nation's Best Charter Schools Be Brought to Scale?

Featuring Ben Chavis, Principal, American Indian Charter School, Author, Crazy Like a Fox and Jay Mathews, Washington Post Columnist, Author, Work Hard, Be Nice: How Two Inspired Teachers Created the Most Promising Schools in America. Respondent and moderator Andrew Coulson, Director, Cato Institute Center for Educational Freedom, Author, Market Education: The Unknown History.

April 16, 2008

Markets vs. Standards: Debating the Future of American Education

Markets vs. Standards: Debating the Future of American Education

Featuring Sol Stern, Senior Fellow, Manhattan Institute; Gary Huggins, Director, Commission on No Child Left Behind, Aspen Institute; Andrew Coulson, Director, Center for Educational Freedom, Cato Institute; and John Merrifield, Professor of Economics, University of Texas at San Antonio. Moderated by Ben Wildavsky, Senior Fellow in Research and Policy, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation.

March 7, 2007

NCLB and the Future of Federal Education Policy

Featuring Martin A. Davis, Jr., Senior Writer and Editor, Thomas B. Fordham Foundation; Dan Lips, Education Analyst in Domestic Policy Studies, Heritage Foundation; Andrew J. Rotherham, Co-Director, Education Sector; Dick Armey, Chairman, FreedomWorks, former House Majority Leader; Susan B. Neuman, Professor in Educational Studies, University of Michigan, Former Assistant Secretary for Elementary and Secondary Education; Neal McCluskey, Policy Analyst, Center for Educational Freedom, Cato Institute; and Andrew J. Coulson, Director, Center for Educational Freedom, Cato Institute.

April 12, 2006

Cato Institute Perspectives 2006

Featuring Bruce Bartlett, Author, Impostor: How George W. Bush Bankrupted America and Betrayed the Reagan Legacy (Doubleday release date February 2006).

January 31, 2006

Spreading Freedom and Saving Money

Featuring the authors, Susan Aud, Friedman Foundation; Leon Michos, George Washington University; with comments by Kevin Chavous, Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP; Andrew J. Coulson, Cato Institute; and Robert Enlow, Friedman Foundation.

July 21, 2005

What America Can Learn from School Choice in Other Countries

Featuring Lewis Andrews, Yankee Institute for Public Policy; Andrew Coulson, Mackinac Center; John Merrifield, University of Texas— San Antonio; with comments by Patrick Wolf, Georgetown University; and moderated by David Salisbury, Cato Institute