Penn GSE News Archive

  • Global Impact
September 7, 2017

Throughout his career, Wagner has focused on problems of literacy in the developing world through applied research and advising international agencies, governments, and non-profits. 


  • Education Policy
September 6, 2017

Chalkbeat reports that a new paper from Matthew Steinberg is the first research to document the impact of the great recession on learning.


  • Philly Impact
August 29, 2017

The Teacher Education Program’s summer start introduces students to the neighborhoods where they will teach.


  • Higher Education
  • Education Policy
August 25, 2017

Ross Aikins recently found few top-tier U.S. universities have policies regarding so-called cognitive enhancement drugs, as he told SiruisXM’s Knoweldge@Wharton. 


  • Global Impact
August 24, 2017

The Penn GSE graduate received a fellowship from the U.S. Department of State to teach English in Mexico.


  • Race & Equity
August 22, 2017

Appearing on WHYY’s Radio Times, Howard Stevenson talked about the motivations for hate, and how it can be confronted.


  • Counseling & Human Development
August 17, 2017

In Education Week, Wolf discussed her latest research on the effects living in high-poverty neighborhoods has on childhood development. 


  • Teaching & Leadership
  • Philly Impact
August 11, 2017

Nelson Flores told WHYY’s Newsworks there is more to English-proficiency test scores than cultural heritage. 


  • Education Policy
August 10, 2017

The education policy professor told Education Week Neurocore is misusing evidence to mislead the public.


  • Teaching & Leadership
  • Education Policy
August 3, 2017

In helping to found the Christina Seix Academy, Education Policy graduate Rob Connor wanted to rethink urban education.