Penn GSE News
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August 10, 2022
a student reads a book

A team of emerging Penn GSE professionals earned valuable on-the-ground training as counselors this summer, teaching kids tools such as breathing, mindfulness, and motivation.

Penn GSE News
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August 9, 2022
teacher in front of a math classroom

Funded by the National Science Foundation, the Responsive Math Training project shows Philadelphia teachers and students how rewarding math can be.

Penn GSE News
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August 5, 2022
a teacher reads a book in a virtual classroom

It's not easy to get a room full of 5-year-olds to pay attention. It's even trickier when the 5-year-olds are in 25 different rooms.

Penn GSE News
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August 3, 2022

In its second year, the Office of School and Community Engagement's six-week summer program helps students with both academic difficulties and socio-emotional struggles.

Penn GSE News
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July 27, 2022
kids fly drones at Hamilton Elementary

The Penn GSE program shows West Philadelphia middle schoolers how to steer drones through spacious classrooms at Hamilton Elementary and the Penn Alexander School.

Penn GSE News
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July 25, 2022
a Penn GSE apprentice teaches kids

The summer intro program shows Penn GSE students around West Philadelphia, building cohort camaraderie along the way.

Penn GSE News
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July 22, 2022
a group of social studies teachers raising their hands

The collaboration between Penn GSE and Temple University focuses on the facilitation skills needed to talk to students about history, civics, politics, and policy.

Penn GSE News
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July 13, 2022

The Center for Benefit-Cost Studies of Education joined leading experts and practitioners to provide guidance on comprehensive student support to schools, districts, and policy makers.

Penn GSE News
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July 7, 2022
The cover of the Spring 2022 issue of The Penn GSE Magazine. A disc with four images of educators and students has the title “Fueling Educational Leadership Across The Lifespan” in the center. Other headlines read “Alumni Shaping the Workforce,” “Asking Questions and Building Bridges,” and “Professional Growth through Collaboration.”

The Spring 2022 issue of The Penn GSE Magazine spotlights leadership from preK–12 through the workforce, master’s students expanding opportunities for learners, Penn GSE’s building expansion, and more. 

Penn GSE News
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June 27, 2022
People hold signs in favor of DACA at a rally

Studies and anecdotal evidence point to a correlation between DACA and professional, educational, and financial success. The program, designed as a stopgap solution, may not extend beyond its first generation of applicants. 

Penn GSE News
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June 17, 2022
Saryu Sanghani and Leland McGee holding their awards

Commencement 2022 brings with it a host of honors, recognitions, and awards.

Penn GSE News
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June 10, 2022
Three generations of women

Running the impactful Penn Literacy Network is truly a family affair. Lara Paparo, the programs associate director, was recently awarded her doctorate of education from Penn GSE, making her the third generation in the family to achieve an Ed.D. here.

Penn GSE News
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June 9, 2022

#PennGSEExperts Pam Grossman and Richard M. Ingersoll were interviewed for a recent Philadelphia Inquirer article about the looming crisis. Between 30 and 50 percent of new teachers now leave the profession after their first five years.

Penn GSE News
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May 27, 2022
Photograph of mural depicting a group of students above the following quote: "Celebrate the highs. Hold on during the lows. They all have purpose."

A new mural at a Philadelphia-area high school is more than a colorful work of art. It’s the product of a hands-on learning experience that helped unite a local school community while promoting mental health. Penn GSE’s Consortium for Mental Health and Optimal Development was instrumental in designing the project and bringing partners together.

Jonathan Zimmerman, Penn GSE
Penn GSE News
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May 18, 2022

Penn GSE's Jonathan Zimmerman and editorial cartoonist Signe Wilkinson are recognized for their contribution to the conversation about free speech. 

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