Dr. Charles Basch Speaks at BTU About Link Between Childhood Health and the Achievement Gap
On Tuesday, February 28 from 6-8 pm, come and listen to Dr. Charles Basch, a Richard March Hoe Professor of Health Education from Teachers College, Columbia University, speak about the link between childhood health and the achievement gap. Professor Basch’s scholarly interests are behavioral epidemiology, health education program planning and evaluation with urban and minority populations Please email your interest in attending to Michael McLaughlin. (Ed note: The BPS hired Dr. Basch to speak earlier this year on health- and economic-related disparities found amongst our school population, and how they affect academic achievement. He is an excellent speaker with a powerful message, and this will be a rewarding event.) Read more on the BTU website.