Education Policy Brown Bag

The Education Policy Brown Bag provides faculty and graduate students with a weekly venue for presenting and discussing education policy research in progress.  Attending by around twenty to thirty faculty and students each week in the fall and spring, the Brown Bag offers the first glimpse at the latest education policy research coming out of the Center and across UF.

Research Brown Bags take place in Norman 2707.



Discipline and Infraction Data – A National Review

The public availability of school discipline and infraction data provides opportunities for researchers, policy analysts, and the public to examine the disciplinary practices and behavioral contexts of schools. In a forthcoming publication, Center Director Dr. F....

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Education Policy Brown Bag: Dr. Dennis Kramer

Thursday, January 17, 2019 | 12:00pm – 1:00pm | NRN 1-345
This is particularly true when students are making decisions to accept, modify, or decline their federally-guaranteed student loans. Given these complexities, we were interested in the role of defaults and choice architecture on student loan decision-making. Our experimental results indicate that the default choice significantly influenced student loan borrowing.

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Education Policy Seminar Series: Dr. Lindsay C. Page

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 | 2:00pm – 3:00pm | Norman Hall 2-240

Socioeconomic inequalities in college completion have widened over time. A critical question is how to support low-income and first-generation students to achieve college success. We investigate one effort, the Dell Scholars Program, which provides a combination of financial support and individualized advising to selected students who attend institutions throughout the US.

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