Request A Speaker

Commonwealth Foundation has a number of speakers available to present on policy issues and speak at rallies, forums, and civic group meetings.  Please fill out the form below to request a speaker. Click here to see our list of staff. 

Speaker Requests

1.  Name of Organization *  
 
2.  Contact Name *  
 
3.  Contact Phone Number  
 
4.  Contact Email *  
 
5.  Date of Event  
 
6.  Time of Event *  
 
7.  Location of Event *  
 
8.  Topic/Issue/Theme for Speaker to Cover * 
 
 
9.  Expected Attendance  
 
10.  Brief Description of Event, Facilities, etc. 
 
 
  * Required



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The Self-Fulfilling Prophecy of Low Expectations

December 19

Is it true that schools with high concentrations of low-income students face unique challenges? Yes. Should poverty, along with several other social problems, be understood as a factor that influences academic achievement? Of course. Should we thus expect students from low-income families to persistently ...