Summer School 2018
This year, the Summer School will comprehensively address the latest scholarship frameworks with respect to socioeconomic inequalities in education, including markers and triggers of such inequities, their reproduction mechanisms, as well as policy and other measures aimed at better closing educational inequality gaps.
The School’s program will be centered upon the following key aspects:
•Main sources of inequality in educational opportunities
•School and out-of-school factors reducing educational inequality
•Involvement of families of different socioeconomic status into children education
•Effects of measures to support families and schools in improving educational outcomes
•Student academic choices, learning paths, and measures to support academic mobility
HSE professors: Isak Froumin,Marina Pinskaya,Andrey Zakharov,Tatyana Khavenson.
Susan Dumais, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, Lehman College, City University of New York. Susan’s academic interests touch on such areas as sociology of education, social stratification and inequality in education, parenting practices and educational outcomes as well as students’ educational trajectories.
Tommaso Agasisti, PhD, Associate Professor, Politecnico di Milano School of Management, Department of Management, Economics & Industrial Engineering (Italy). His research activity is focused on economics and management of educational services as well as on the economic analysis of local governments’ performance and productive efficiency.
Ricardo Madeira, PhD, Assistant Professor at the Department of Economics, University of São Paulo (Brazil), Visiting Scholar at Stanford University (USA). His academic interests cover economics of education, impact evaluation of educational policies.
The Summer School program can be found here:
Summer School program
To apply, please use this online application form to submit the following in English: • Your CV • A motivation letter (up to 300 words) • A summary of your current research project on a topic relevant to educational inequity (300-500 words)
The School participation fee is 18250 roubles (250 euros) (including coffee breaks & excursion).
HSE Institute of education will award 10 full scholarships (covering the cost of participation and accommodation) to participants selected on a competitive basis.
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