Helping Parents, Helping Children: Exploring the Promise of Two-Generation Programs

Date: 
Thursday, May 22, 2014 - 11:30am
Location: 
Robertson Hall
Supporting Material: 
Time Agenda Items
11:30am - 11:45am

REGISTRATION

11:45am - 12:00pm

GREETINGS

Sara McLanahan, William S. Tod Professor of Sociology and Public Affairs. Director, Center for Research on Child Well-Being; Editor-in-Chief, Future of Children Journal

12:00pm - 1:00pm

WHAT DOES THE RESEARCH HAVE TO SAY?

  • Moderator(s):
    Jeanne Brooks-Gunn, Virginia and Leonard Marx Professor of Child Development and Education, Teachers College and College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University; Visiting Scholar, Princeton University
1:00pm - 1:15pm

BREAK

1:15pm - 2:45pm

EXAMPLES OF DUAL GENERATION PROGRAMS

  • Moderator(s):
    Jeanne Brooks-Gunn, Virginia and Leonard Marx Professor of Child Development and Education, Teachers College and College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University; Visiting Scholar, Princeton University
2:45pm - 3:00pm

BREAK

3:00pm - 4:15pm

IMPLEMENTATION AND POLICY ISSUES

  • Moderator(s):
    Cecilia Zalkind, Executive Director, Advocates for Children of New Jersey
4:15pm - 4:30pm

CLOSING

Lisa Markman-Pithers, Acting Director, Education Research Section

4:30pm - 6:30pm

RECEPTION