Conor Williams

Senior Researcher, Education Policy Program
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Conor P. Williams is a senior researcher in the Early Education Initiative at the New America Foundation. His work addresses educational equity, bilingual education, and school choice. Before joining New America, he taught first grade in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. His work has appeared in The Washington Post, The New Republic, The Daily Beast, The Atlantic, Talking Points Memo, and elsewhere.

Dr. Williams holds a PhD and M.A. in government from Georgetown University, an M.S. in teaching from Pace University, and a B.A. in government and Spanish from Bowdoin College. Williams, his wife, and his two young children live in Washington, D.C.

Publications

Policy Paper | Jul 15, 2014 |
Article | Jun 24, 2014 | Talking Points Memo
Article | Jun 18, 2014 | Washington City Paper
Article | Jun 10, 2014 | Talking Points Memo
Article | Jun 4, 2014 | EdCentral
Article | May 27, 2014 | Talking Points Memo
Article | May 19, 2014 | Forbes
Article | May 19, 2014 | Cato Unbound
Article | May 13, 2014 | Talking Points Memo

Events

Event | Apr 22, 2014 | Washington
Event | Oct 2, 2013 | Washington

Press

In the News Item | Jun 30, 2014 | State Impact
In the News Item | Jun 17, 2014 | Deseret News
In the News Item | Jun 6, 2014 | Education Week
In the News Item | May 9, 2014 | Marshfield News Herald
In the News Item | May 6, 2014 | EdCentral
In the News Item | Apr 4, 2014 | The New York World
In the News Item | Apr 1, 2014 | National Review Online