Past Crawford Family Forum Events

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Navigating the Future of Business: Larry Kramer in conversation with Charles Crumpley

Larry Kramer served as the first president of CBS Digital Media. Prior to joining CBS, he was chairman, CEO, and founder of MarketWatch Inc. He is an adjunct professor in media management at the S. More

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KPCC Play Reading Series - THERE OR HERE

In partnership with KPCC, Pacific Stages presents a live staged reading of THERE OR HERE by playwright Jennifer Maisel. More

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Making Better Teachers: the Fight Over "Value-Added" Evaluation

Recent articles in the Los Angeles Times regarding “value-added” teacher assessments have generated a nationwide debate on how best to evaluate teachers. That debate has pitted President Obama’s Secretary of Education against teacher union leaders and many academics. More

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Myth v. Reality I: Elementary Parents Panel

Parents with children enrolled in five different PUSD elementary schools discuss their experience and perspectives. Ample opportunity for Q&A. More

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Multipliers: How the Best Leaders Make Everyone Smarter - Liz Wiseman in conversation with Ted Habte-Gabr

Liz Wiseman is president of The Wiseman Group, a leadership research and development center headquartered in Silicon Valley. She advises senior executives and leads strategy and leadership forums for executive teams worldwide. More

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Community Budget Workshop

The Pasadena City Council adopted an operating budget in June for the current fiscal year but there is still work to do. What are the most important priorities for Pasadena? What levels of service at libraries, community centers, parks and fire stations are acceptable? Should fewer employees be providing these services? More

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Arianna Huffington In Conversation with Art Kleiner

Third World America: How our politicians are abandoning the middle class and betraying the American dream. More

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KPCC Play Reading Series - ENGLISH ONLY

In partnership with KPCC, Little Fish Theatre Company and TorranceLive! Works-In-Progress present a live staged reading of ENGLISH ONLY by playwright Annette Lee. More

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Election 2010: Hot Topics, Cold Facts

Pollution? State finance? Marijuana? Redistricting? Wondering how to cast an informed vote on the November 2nd statewide ballot? More