The Cost of Remedial Education (Forums)

How Much Michigan Pays When Students Fail to Learn Basic Skills

The Mackinac Center for Public Policy Cordially Invites You to Attend One of a Series of Forums to Discuss the Findings of a Groundbreaking Study:

The Cost of Remedial Education:
How Much Michigan Pays
When Students Fail to Learn Basic Skills

By Jay P. Greene, Ph.D., research associate,
Harvard Program on Education Policy & Governance;
senior fellow, Manhattan Institute for Policy Research

The Mackinac Center will host six public forums across the state, featuring prominent leaders of industry, K-12 educators, higher education professionals, and policy-makers.

You are invited to participate in these open, public forums to discuss the study's findings and explore solutions to reverse the growing need for, and cost of, post-secondary remedial education.  

Come be part of the solution!

Admission is free of charge.

Participate in the Forum Nearest You:

Grand Rapids
GVSU-Eberhard Center
Thursday, Sept. 7, 2000 


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Horizons Conference Center
Monday, Sept. 11, 2000     



State Chamber of Commerce
Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2000   



Hoyt Conference Center, EMU
Thursday, Sept. 14, 2000   


Traverse City
Park Place Hotel
Monday, Sept. 18, 2000


Southfield Marriott
Thursday, Sept. 21, 2000


See or call Elizabeth Moser at
1-800-22-IDEAS for additional information.
140 West Main Street · P.O. Box 568
Midland, Michigan 48640 ·


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