Fall 2024 Crane Research Forums

September 4

Rebuilding After COVID-19: Does School-Based Pre-K Hold Promise?

Join us via Zoom for the September Crane Research Forum as Dr. Lora Cohen-Vogel, Dr. Michael Gottfried, and Dr. Michael Little discuss the role of school-based pre-kindergarten in the future of early childhood education in the U.S.

October 9

The Double-Edged Sword of AI Use: Implications for Early Childhood Education

Join us via Zoom for the October Crane Research Forum as Dr. Jennifer Chen discusses the positive and negative aspects of utilizing artificial intelligence for early childhood education and children’s learning.

November 14

Special Kirwan Institute/Crane Joint Research Forum: Grappling With and Reconciling History to Improve Child Care Access

Join us in person or via Zoom for a very special research forum in partnership with Ohio State’s Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity. Dr. Chrishana M. Lloyd will discuss the early childhood care and education field through a historical and equity lens.