Penn GSE Newsroom

  • Teaching & Leadership
  • Innovation
October 2, 2018

An international leader in education research and practice, Penn GSE is embarking upon a building expansion to keep the School at the forefront of a new era in education.



  • Higher Education
  • Race & Equity
October 12, 2018

In a conversation co-sponsored by Penn GSE, Hill called Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court confirmation hearing a "disservice to the American public."


  • Global Impact
October 3, 2018

In Penn GSE’s first Faculty Global Seminar, Alan Ruby described how the school’s collaboration with leaders in Kazakhstan has helped launch a university.


  • Higher Education
September 27, 2018

Appearing on KYW’s Flashpoint, Manuel González Canché said too many people with some college credits and skills are being kept out of jobs that require degrees.

The Educator's Playbook

Penn GSE faculty distill their research in this useful newsletter for K-12 educators. In the latest issue, By using pronouns thoughtfully, educators can make all students feel welcome and provide support for children who are gender nonconforming..

Awards & Honors

Krystal Strong has received a $50,000 grant from the Spencer Foundation to support the next 14 months of the project "Education and Political Change: Mapping Contemporary School Protests in Africa." Dr. Strong's research team will complete the first comprehensive, cross-national database of the incidence and causes of school-based protests in Africa since 2000, and will use interactive mapping technology to make this data publicly accessible to global researchers and practitioners.
(Posted 9/21/2018)

Janine Remillard and Caroline Ebby have received a $50,000 grant from the Spencer Foundation for the project "Transitions to the First Year of Teaching in Urban Schools: Learning to Enact Dialogic Instruction in Mathematics." 
(Posted 9/19/2018)


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