Askwith Forums and Debates stories
By Emily Boudreau 03/29/2019 7:22 AM EDT
For World Autism Awareness Day, the Askwith Forum will welcome Ron Suskind, exploring what autism teaches us about identity and the power of passion-informed learning.
By Jill Anderson 03/27/2019 4:00 PM EDT
In the Harvard EdCast, Vanessa Siddle Walker uncovers the lost history of black educators — and the compromised promise of desegregation.
By Emily Boudreau 03/19/2019 10:26 AM EDT
At the Askwith Forums on Thursday, March 28: an exploration of how the voices of Black educators have contributed to the conversation in education — and how they have been silenced.
By Emily Boudreau 02/25/2019 12:34 PM EST
At the Askwith Forums on February 27, a panel of political thinkers, educators, historians, and economists will explore where we are and how far we need to go reducing poverty, inequality, and racial injustice in the U.S.
By Emily Boudreau 11/26/2018 4:50 PM EST
At the Askwith Forums on November 29, a discussion on how communities can collaborate to accelerate positive outcomes for children.
By Emily Boudreau 11/06/2018 8:57 AM EST
Political philosopher Michael Sandel on the power of technology to repair a fractured civic dialogue.
By Emily Boudreau 10/30/2018 4:26 PM EDT
At the Askwith Forums on November 1, a conversation with Michael Sandel about robust discourse and ethical decision-making during polarized times.
By Grace Tatter 10/25/2018 3:58 PM EDT
He prized gentleness and kindness, but Fred Rogers was a stubborn advocate for children — and his message continues to shape early education.
By Emily Boudreau 10/25/2018 8:53 AM EDT
On Friday, October 26, Askwith Forums will host a panel discussion about the advancement of education opportunity, equality, and inclusion on an international scale.