Penn GSE News Archive

  • Education Policy
September 14, 2017

In an interview with Chalkbeat, Zimmerman argues that while fundamental elements of high school are similar, to say they haven’t changed isn’t accurate. 

 

  • Innovation
September 13, 2017

Golden was the co-founder and CEO of Educurious, and previously served as Pennsylvania’s deputy secretary for the Department of Education. 

 

  • 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.

 

  • Race & Equity
  • Philly Impact
September 6, 2017

The Penn Futures Project has named three Calvin Bland Faculty Fellows to collaborate on research for boys and young men of color. Supported by a $2 million endowment from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the Fellows were selected from the faculty at Penn’s Schools of Nursing , Graduate School of Education, and Social Policy & Practice.

 

  • 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.