Come hear Dr. Ronald Ferguson, America's top expert on closing the achievement gap in education and Senior Lecturer in Education and Public Policy at the Harvard Graduate School of Education and the Harvard Kennedy School.
Ronald F. Ferguson is a senior lecturer in education and public policy at the Harvard Graduate School of Education and the Harvard Kennedy School of Government. He is also an economist at the Malcolm Wiener Center for Social Policy. He has taught at Harvard since 1983, focusing on education and economic development. His research and writing for the past decade has focused on racial achievement gaps and appeared in a variety of publications. He is the creator of the Tripod Project for School Improvement and also the faculty co-chair and director of the Achievement Gap Initiative at Harvard. Ferguson studied at Cornell University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.