Lecture/Panel/Presentation

34th Annual Ethnography in Education Research Forum

2013-02-22 00:00 2013-02-23 00:00 15 Penn GSE Event: 34th Annual Ethnography in Education Research Forum DD/MM/YYYY

Penn GSE
3700 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA

Ethnography as Counter Narrative: Reclaiming the Local in Educational Policy and Practice

One of the most anticipated ethnography events of the year, the Forum is an annual meeting of qualitative researchers and practitioners who discuss using ethnographic methods to find out what works in education.

Let's Talk About Race

2013-01-30 17:00 2013-01-30 19:00 15 Penn GSE Event: Let's Talk About Race DD/MM/YYYY

Claudia Cohen Hall, Terrace Room

The School of Social Policy & Practice and the African-American Resource Center at the University of Pennsylvania will host “Let’s Talk About Race," a frank, interactive discussion offering people of all races, backgrounds, and beliefs a way to foster communication and create understanding. "Let's Talk About Race" is facilitated by Penn GSE Professor Howard Stevenson and will a short documentary film and a facilitated conversation among small groups.

Preparing Today's Students for Tomorrow's Jobs in Metropolitan America

2013-01-30 17:30 2013-01-30 19:30 15 Penn GSE Event: Preparing Today's Students for Tomorrow's Jobs in Metropolitan America DD/MM/YYYY

Houston Hall, Golkin Room
3417 Spruce Street, Philadelphia

Join Penn IUR and Penn GSE for an Urban Book Talk with Professor Laura Perna. Perna, along with contributors Thomas Bailey, Lori Shorr, Alan Ruby, and Laura Wolf-Powers, will discuss how to bridge the higher education gap and provide urban students with the skills needed for real world jobs.

Syndicate content