Do Teachers Perceive That Their Main Instructional Materials Meet the Needs of English Learners (ELs) and Students with Disabilities (SWD)?
A recent survey examined what K – 12 public school teachers think about their instructional materials. This webinar will present survey findings and implications for understanding equitable access to instructional materials for ELs, SWD, and students of color. [Virtual] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - May 20, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

Exiting Extremism: What Binds People to Extremist Groups and How Organizations Help Them Leave
What leads people to join violent extremist groups? How do they become deradicalized, and what can help change their minds? This one-hour webinar will explore the forces that pull individuals to extremist groups, the binds that keep them connected, and why leaving can be so difficult. (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - May 19, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

Climate Cooperation and Sustainability Initiatives in the UAE
At this roundtable discussion, a panel of experts will discuss the United Arab Emirates'climate-related initiatives and multilateral collaborative efforts across the fields of energy, environment, and economic development. [Virtual] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - May 4, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

How Teachers and School Leaders Shape Use of Instructional Materials
Teachers exercise great autonomy in how they use, modify and supplement their instructional materials. This webinar will present findings on teacher and school leader perceptions of instructional materials during the COVID-19 pandemic. [Virtual] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - April 22, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

Rethinking How Employers Understand Risk in Background Checks
Employers use criminal background checks to make hiring decisions, but lack guidance on whether or how to use that information effectively. This workshop brings together policymakers, social scientists, employee advocates, employers, and other thought leaders to discuss these issues. (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - April 21, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

Changing Unemployment and the Post-Pandemic Workforce
In this RAND Remote conversation, economist Kathryn Edwards will discuss ways the pandemic is changing how we treat unemployment. She'll describe options for workforce recovery, including drawing women workers back into the labor force. [Virtual] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - April 15, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

A Disarming Mission: A RAND Conversation with William Perry and Tom Collina
In this RAND Remote conversation, former Secretary of Defense William Perry and Tom Collina, director of policy at Ploughshares Fund, will discuss nuclear executive authority and topics covered in their book,The Button: The New Nuclear Arms Race and Presidential Power from Truman to Trump. [Virtual] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - March 17, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

The U.S- Japan Economic Relationship and Views of Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies
This conference is part of the U.S.-Japan Socioeconomic Policy Exchange event series. It will first set the stage for with a discussion of the importance of the overall development of the U.S.-Japan economic relationship and then delve into the perspectives of blockchain and cryptocurrency experts from the U.S. and Japan. [Virtual] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - March 11, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

COVID-19 Vaccine Liability and Compensation in the United States
Although serious vaccine injuries are very rare, the United States has two federal compensation systems for people who have been harmed from vaccines. In this webinar experts discuss how those who believe they are injured by COVID-19 vaccines can seek compensation for medical costs, work time, and other losses. [Virtual] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - March 11, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

The U.S- Japan Economic Relationship and Views of Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies
This conference is part of the U.S.-Japan Socio-Economic Policy Exchange event series. It will first set the stage for with a discussion of the importance of the overall development of the U.S.-Japan economic relationship and then delve into the perspectives of blockchain and cryptocurrency experts from the U.S. and Japan. [Virtual] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - February 27, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

The U.S.-Japan Alliance: Advancing Cooperation on Strategic Technology and Defense
This two-day conference is part of the ongoing U.S.-Japan Alliance event series. On February 23, speakers will address the next phase in U.S- Japan defense cooperation. On February 25, the focus will be the challenge of building trusted 5G communications networks. [Virtual] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - January 21, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

High Stakes: Fostering Innovation to Stem the Tide of America's Drug Problems
In this video conversation, Beau Kilmer will discuss how RAND is identifying and evaluating innovative approaches to tackle some of America's most pressing drug problems and to help strengthen and safeguard communities. [Virtual] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - January 14, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

The United States, Japan, and the Rise of Telework during the COVID-19 Pandemic
As both the U.S. and Japan respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, a major shift has occurred towards support for and use of teleworking as a way to safely continue to engage in certain types of job fields. The growth of telework raises a number of interesting questions about the future of certain types of economic activities in both countries. (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - December 19, 2020 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

COVID-19 Vaccine Cross-Border Liability and Compensation  
Join a panel of experts to discuss the challenges in facilitating the global distribution of COVID-19 vaccines and preventing concerns over liability and compensation from affecting the vaccine supply chain and the uptake of the vaccine by the public. [Virtual] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - December 15, 2020 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

Aerospace Vision for the Future: The 6th Annual West Coast Aerospace Forum
The West Coast Aerospace Forum provides a rare chance to engage with some of the Air Force's most senior and experienced leaders as well as top civilian national security experts in a setting that encourages debate, discussion, and audience interaction. The theme of this year's event is " Aerospace Vision for the Future. " (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - November 25, 2020 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

Tackling an Evolving Pandemic
In this video conversation, Jennifer Bouey will discuss RAND's rapid COVID-19 response, including insights and analysis to help strengthen and safeguard communities, rethink and retool institutions, and determine the best ways forward. [Virtual] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - October 16, 2020 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

Advancing Racial Equity Policy
In this video conversation, Anita Chandra and Benjamin Preston will discuss RAND's efforts to address the challenges of racial equity from a variety of angles—and options for converting research into action. [Virtual] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - September 29, 2020 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

Opioid Litigation: What's New and What Does It Mean for Future Litigation?
More than 2,000 plaintiffs have now joined the largest civil trial in U.S. history: National Prescription Opiate Litigation (MDL 2804). In this virtual event, a distinguished group of attorneys, judges, and scholars will discuss the opioid litigation and its impacts on the future of mass litigation. (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - September 23, 2020 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

RAND Visit by U.S. Secretary of Defense Mark Esper
U.S. Secretary of Defense Mark T. Esper will visit RAND's Santa Monica headquarters and give brief remarks regarding the security competition with China and the state of the United States'defense industrial base. [Livestream] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - September 15, 2020 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

COVID-19 and the Courts
What impact has the COVID-19 pandemic had on the operation of courts? The RAND Institute for Civil Justice (ICJ) and the Berkeley Law Civil Justice Research Initiative (CJRI ) have assembled attorneys, judges, and scholars for a virtual event to discuss the impact of COVID-19 on the court system. (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - September 10, 2020 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

RAND Space Launch Virtual Forum
An expert panel brings together RAND researchers and a representative from the Department of the Air Force's Space and Missile Command to discuss topics related to space launch. [Virtual] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - August 4, 2020 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

Trends in Mass Migration
Steadily rising numbers of migrants over the past two decades suggest that migration is becoming one of the most pressing issues of our time. This webinar series, brought to you by RAND ’ s Mass Migration Strategy Group, brings together RAND ’ s interdisciplinary work on migration-related trends, opportunities, challenges, and solutions. [Virtual] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - July 11, 2020 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

RAND Behavioral Finance Forum 2020
The RAND Behavioral Finance Forum brings together academic, financial, and government leaders to share cutting-edge behavioral research in financial decisionmaking. The 2020 annual conference will take place online on October 14, 23, and 29. [Virtual] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - June 16, 2020 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

The U.S.-Japan Alliance and Rapid Change on the Korean Peninsula
In part six of this event series, RAND will host a two-day conference focused on the U.S.-Japan alliance and the Korean Peninsula. [Santa Monica, CA] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - January 31, 2020 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

Leveraging Artificial Intelligence for Disaster Prediction, Resilience, and Recovery
RAND will host a conference on the role of artificial intelligence in natural disaster prediction, resiliency enhancement, and recovery efforts. U.S. and Japanese experts will offer insights drawn from numerous instances of disasters. [New Orleans, LA] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - January 3, 2020 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

How to Build Successful Workforce Development Programs and Career Pathways
RAND researchers will share findings from recent major studies that examined how education policies and job training programs in New Orleans and Louisiana are supporting better outcomes for those living in the region. [New Orleans, LA] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - December 5, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

Transforming the Driving Experience: Automated Vehicle Technologies and Human Attention
As automated driving technology develops, drivers will encounter a different roadway experience with changing risks. Will they understand how to use or monitor these new technologies? Will they be able to pay attention, when needed? Presented by the Travelers Institute, the RAND Institute for Civil Justice and the Traffic21 Institute at Carnegie Mellon University. [Pittsburgh, PA] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - November 7, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

The U.S.-South Korea Alliance: Where do we go from here?
RAND Center for Asia Pacific Policy is hosting a seminar about the various challenges facing the U.S.-South Korea alliance. Experts will discuss the state of the alliance and options to address these challenges. [Santa Monica, CA] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - October 30, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

Well-Being in the Los Angeles Legal Community
This RAND Institute for Civil Justice forum seeks to enhance the dialogue around attorney mental health and uncover actionable steps law firms and others can take to improve the well-being of those in the legal profession. (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - September 9, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Work, Health, and Social Well-Being: Perspectives from the U.S. and Japan
RAND will host a conference to discuss U.S. and Japanese perspectives on artificial intelligence. What impacts could it have on work, health, and social well-being in both countries? [Pittsburgh, PA] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - August 30, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

Alumni Event: Expanding Education and Employment Opportunities for Inmates and Ex-offenders
Contributions to the Alumni Impact Fund are helping RAND researchers advance education opportunities and career prospects for incarcerated and formerly incarcerated individuals. All alumni are welcome to join us for a brunch discussion with Professors Lois Davis and Priscillia Hunt and other current AIF recipients. (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - August 23, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

Expanding Education and Employment Opportunities for Inmates and Ex-offenders
Contributions to the Alumni Impact Fund are helping RAND researchers advance education opportunities and career prospects for incarcerated and formerly incarcerated individuals. Join RAND for a brunch discussion with the current AIF recipients. [Santa Monica, CA] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - August 23, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

Alumni Event: Solving the Opioid Crisis
Join us in RAND's Washington office as alum Brad Stein (cohort'97), Prof. Beau Kilmer, and other RAND experts discuss their efforts to model the comprehensive opioid ecosystem and help reverse the tide of this critical challenge. Dean Susan Marquis will moderate this discussion. (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - August 14, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

Solving the Opioid Crisis
Join us for a discussion with RAND experts who are working to model the comprehensive opioid ecosystem and help reverse the tide of this critical challenge. [Washington, D.C.] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - August 14, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

Mitigating the Impact of Blast-related Burn Injuries: From Prolonged Field Care to Rehabilitation and Resilience
RAND will host the ninth Department of Defense state-of-the-science meeting on blast injury research March 3 through March 5, 2020. Topics include the epidemiology and outcomes of blast-related burn injuries, prolonged field care and blast-related burn injuries, acute fixed facility treatment of blast-related burn injuries, chronic care of blast-related burn injuries, and game changing opportunities to transform blast-related burn injury research. (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - August 1, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

RAND Behavioral Finance Forum 2019
The RAND Behavioral Finance Forum brings together academic, financial, and government leaders to share cutting-edge behavioral research in financial decisionmaking. The 2019 annual conference will take place on Thursday, October 3, 2019, at AARP. [Washington, D.C.] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - July 19, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

Career Prospects for People with Criminal Records Symposium
The Career Prospects for People with Criminal Records Symposium will explore policies and practices that help improve employment outcomes of people with criminal records. The symposium will feature keynote remarks from policy and practice professionals and presentations from experts on employment issues related to people with criminal records. [Washington, D.C.] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - July 1, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

RAND & Pardee RAND Alumni Summer Reunion
Come reunite with alumni from all eras. The summer reunion is a chance for RAND and Pardee RAND alumni to connect with colleagues past and present, reminisce with friends, and meet the newest members of the community. [Santa Monica, CA] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - May 22, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

Securing the Homeland Through Acquisition and Technology
Subject matter experts from the Homeland Security Operational Analysis Center (HSOAC) and Department of Homeland Security will gather to discuss acquisition challenges and share lessons learned and best practices. (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - May 2, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

U.S.-Japan Alliance Series
In part five of this event series, RAND will host a two-day conference to discuss U.S. and Japanese perspectives on a free and open Indo-Pacific and the PLA ’ s growing capabilities. [Santa Monica, CA] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - February 12, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

Creating the Future Aerospace Force: The 4th Annual West Coast Aerospace Forum
The West Coast Aerospace Forum provides a rare chance to engage with some of the U.S. Air Force's most senior and experienced leaders as well as top civilian national security experts in a setting that encourages debate, discussion, and audience interaction. (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - November 15, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

Warfare in the Information Age
The definition of war has traditionally been characterized by “ armed conflict. ” This is no longer the case. Increasingly, kinetic weapons are being pushed aside in favor of information weapons, such as propaganda, influence operations, and trolling. [Pittsburgh, PA] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - November 14, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

Roberta Wohlstetter Forum on National Security
A forum on national security honors the legacy of Roberta Wohlstetter, a military analyst who worked at RAND from its creation in 1948 until 1965. Panelists will discuss the events, capabilities, technologies, and methodologies that demand new concepts for national security and defense. [Arlington, VA] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - October 5, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

Roberta Wohlstetter Forum on National Security: Event Details and Agenda
A forum on national security honors the legacy of Roberta Wohlstetter, a military analyst who worked at RAND from its creation in 1948 until 1965. Panelists will discuss the events, capabilities, technologies, and methodologies that demand new concepts for national security and defense. [Arlington, VA] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - October 5, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

What ’ s the Fair Price of a Drug?
Ezekiel J. Emanuel, chair of the Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy at the University of Pennsylvania, will deliver the 2018 Albert P. Williams Lecture on Health Policy. A former White House special advisor for health policy, Emanuel will explain why drug prices are so high and propose a policy solution. (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - September 20, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

Truth Decay and Community Engagement
RAND political Scientist Jennifer Kavanagh and William “ Pat ” Getty, president of the Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation, will talk about Truth Decay ’ s consequences on community engagement and resilience. [Pittsburgh, PA] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - August 21, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

Securing the Homeland through Acquisition and Technology
Subject matter experts from the Homeland Security Operational Analysis Center (HSOAC) and Department of Homeland Security will gather to discuss acquisition challenges and share lessons learned and best practices. (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - July 23, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events

Truth Decay and Trust in Institutions
Over the past two decades, confidence in major institutions has dropped sharply and skepticism about research findings is increasingly common. Lee Rainie of the Pew Research Center will join RAND ’ s Jennifer Kavanagh for a discussion about the causes and consequences of Truth Decay and declining trust in institutions. [Washington, DC] (Source: RAND Events)
Source: RAND Events - May 16, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: RAND Corporation Source Type: events