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Conference 3/5-3/9: 2017 Comparative and International Education Society (CIES) Annual Conference

Sunday, March 5, 2017 – Thursday, March 9, 2017

Abt Associates staff will present at the 2017 Comparative and International Education Society (CIES) Annual Conference. This year's theme is "Problematizing (In)Equality: The Promise of Comparative and International Education" and directs attention to the multiple ways that researchers and practitioners in comparative and international education can both address and neglect issues of equality and inequality in education. 

Stop by the Abt Associates booth and meet with our experts. 

This year, Abt staff will participate in the following presentations: 

Wednesday, March 8, 9:45 – 11:15 am
Session: What does it Actually Cost? Improving Education Policy & Practice through Generation and Use of Cost Data for Decision Making
What Do Good Cost Data Actually Look Like, and How Can We Use Them to Make Interventions More Adaptive?
Melissa Chiappetta
Thursday, March 9, 3-4:30 pm
Session: Sharing Lessons between the North and the South: What Works to Improve Primary School Reading Rates
Chair: Melissa Chiappetta
Instructional Practices and Support for Educators: Connections to Student Outcomes
Carolyn Layzer
Predicting Reading Ability in International Development: A Malawian Case Study
Melissa Chiappetta
Problematizing North/South: Understanding Inequalities in Reading Instruction and Learning
Ellen Bobronnikov

When: March 5-9, 2017

Where: Atlanta, GA

For more information, visit the conference website