Charter Schools and Their Impacts on Students in the Short and Long Run

This presentation will discuss research on the effects of charter school enrollment on student outcomes. The webinar will include what we know (and don’t know) about the effects of charter school enrollment on both short-run outcomes like student test scores, as well as more recent evidence on long-run outcomes like college enrollment, persistence in college and earnings in the labor market.

Presenter: Tim Sass, Senior Researcher, Center for Analysis of Longitudinal Data in Education Research (CALDER)

Tim Sass is a distinguished university professor of economics at Georgia State University whose research focuses on the economics of education. Specific areas of interest include teacher labor supply, the measurement of teacher quality and school choice. His work has been published in numerous academic journals, including the Quarterly Journal of Economics, Journal of Public Economics, Journal of Labor Economics, Review of Economics and Statistics, Journal of Law and Economics, and Journal of Policy Analysis and Management.

Event Information

May 20, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM ET