Alumni Stories

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  • Innovation
  • Global Impact
  • Alumni
October 18, 2018

Four Penn GSE alumni share their stories of impactful careers that pair education with psychology, corporate leadership, business and technology, and international development.

  • Alumni
May 31, 2018

Dean Pam Grossman hosts a conversation with prominent education advocates.

 

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  • Alumni
October 30, 2017

The opportunity to support teachers inspires educator Marjie Gittis Katz, GED’90, who knows firsthand the influence teachers have on children.

  • Alumni
October 14, 2017

Silvia Castro, GRD’10, president of Universidad Lationoamericana de Ciencia y Tecnología, uses her Penn GSE education to innovate learning and student services.

  • Alumni
October 14, 2017

As president of American Public Education Inc., Wallace “Wally” E. Boston, GRD’10, believes online education is the future.

  • Philly Impact
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  • Alumni
April 14, 2017

Jolley Bruce Christman, GED’71, GR’87, and her late husband Steven S. Goldberg, GR’85, support graduating doctoral students at Penn GSE for their work in urban education.

  • Teaching & Leadership
  • Alumni
April 14, 2017

Described by Forbes as revolutionary educators, Drs. Lynn Fuchs, GED’73, and Doug Fuchs, GED’73, believe customizable interventions are the best way to keep students on track.

  • Alumni
April 14, 2017

Peter Jordan, GRD’08, president of Tarrant County College, believes in the strong academic foundation community colleges can provide students and the general public.

  • Education Policy
  • Alumni
April 14, 2017

David Soo, GR’11, believes technology is key to increasing access to education.

  • Alumni
April 14, 2017

Learn why Irma Perez-Johnson, GR’08, thinks data-driven decision-making is the future of education.

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