UW-Madison's Jerlando Jackson is speaking at an upcoming technical assistance conference, Accelerating Data-Driven Collaboration for Large Scale Progress, to be held in Kansas City, Missouri, April 3-5.
According to the conference website, data-driven collaboration refers to "a high-impact technical assistance program designed to support projects to develop innovative new ways to gather data and make evidence-based decisions, connect with best practices on the frontiers of data-driven collaboration and apply new knowledge and innovations to their projects that address societal needs."
Jackson's talk is titled "Responding to the National Mandate to Diversify the Scientific Workforce: A Growing Program of Research
Jackson is a faculty member with the School of Education’s Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis
, the director and chief research scientist of Wisconsin’s Equity and Inclusion Laboratory (Wei LAB)
, and is a Wisconsin Center for the Advancement of Postsecondary Education (WISCAPE)