Penn GSE News Archive

  • News from Penn GSE
May 31, 2016

As the academic year closes, Penn GSE students and alumni have received awards and recognition in Philadelphia and around the world for their continued efforts to improve education.

 

  • Philly Impact
  • News from Penn GSE
May 20, 2016

Steinberg, Assistant Professor in the Education Policy Division, named a 2016 National Academy of Education and Spencer Foundation postdoctoral fellow.  

 

  • Higher Education
May 18, 2016

In an essay for Times Higher Education, Matthew Hartley ponders how prestigious (and pricey) colleges can justify their course costs.   

 

  • Teaching & Leadership
May 16, 2016

By drawing on the leadership capabilities of professionals across the school, the institution maximizes its resources and puts its future into the hands of its entire staff, not just one leader whose departure could spell the end of key initiatives.

 

  • Teaching & Leadership
May 9, 2016

Penn GSE’s Vocational Academic Social Transition Life Skill Independent Functional Experiences program pairs high school students, who are aged 14-19 and have significant developmental and intellectual disabilities, with Penn graduate students who are working towards master’s of education degrees and special education certification.

 

  • Teaching & Leadership
May 6, 2016

Just before graduation, the cohort spent a day finding connections between art history and medicine, all the while engaged in a metacognitive teaching experience. 

 

  • Innovation
May 6, 2016

Ground-breaking education entrepreneur will be a keynote speaker May 11 at the Milken-Penn GSE Education Business Plan Competition.

 

  • News from Penn GSE
May 5, 2016

This year’s annual Penn GSE awards recognized Mike Nakkula, Kamal Dreher, and Laronnda Thompson for their excellent service.

 

  • News from Penn GSE
May 4, 2016

Calvert will be building support for her own alma mater—having earned her M.S.Ed. in Higher Education at GSE while working full-time at Penn. 

 

  • Higher Education
April 27, 2016

New study co-authored by Joni Finney, Director of Penn GSE's Institute for Research on Higher Education, ranks all 50 states by college affordability for students and families.