Heartland Institute to Host Luncheon and Book Signing for School Choice Expert Herbert Walberg

August 16, 2007
Harriette Johnson

(Chicago, Illinois - August 16, 2007) Join The Heartland Institute on Thursday, August 30 as we mark the release of School Choice: The Findings, a new book by Herbert Walberg Ph.D.

Dr. Walberg is chairman of the Board of Directors of The Heartland Institute and distinguished visiting faculty member in education at Stanford University. His expertise spans the causes and effects of learning, teaching and instructional effectiveness, and national comparisons of achievement. He has written and edited more than 60 books and 350 articles.

Heartland will host two events for Dr. Walberg: lunch at the Metropolitan Club in the Sears Tower and an evening book-signing at Jaks Tap in the West Loop.



LUNCH

Where:



Metropolitan Club in the Sears Tower

Michigan Room, 66th Floor

233 South Wacker Drive

Chicago, Illinois 60606

When:



Thursday, August 30

11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Cost:



$30 per person



BOOK-SIGNING

Where:



Jaks Tap

901 West Jackson

Chicago, Illinois 60607

When:



Thursday, August 30

6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Cost:



Free pizza and beer

Please RSVP for one or both of these events by August 27 by calling 312/377-4000. If planning to attend the lunch, please have your credit card available when you call.