Penn GSE News
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October 7, 2020
The Finalists for the Milken-Penn GSE Business Plan Competition on a virtual chat with Catalyst @ Penn GSE Executive Director Michael Golden.

Fulphil, founded by Penn graduate Tiffany Yau, won the Audience Choice Award.

Press Releases
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October 6, 2020
In the last decade, the competition has awarded more than $1.5 million in cash and prizes.
Press Releases
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September 1, 2020
This year’s finalists will present their ideas on October 6 in a virtual pitch competition open to the public.
Penn GSE News
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July 21, 2020
Catalyst @ Penn GSE Executive Director Michael Golden, left, and John Gamba, Entrepreneur-in-Residence and Director of Innovative Programs at Catalyst.

Lessons on what education might look like in the fall, the value in remote networking, and why conferences might look different in the future.

Press Releases
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June 30, 2020
The 28 semifinalists companies are focused on issues including social emotional learning, global citizenship, and combatting racism in schools.
Ryan S. Baker, Penn GSE
In the Media
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May 20, 2020
, USA Today Online

Online programs used for coronavirus-era school promise results. The claims are misleading

Ryan Baker said “A lot of these companies, it’s a matter of life or death if they get some evidence up on their page. No one is trying to be deceitful. (They’re) all kind of out of their depth and all trying to do it cheaply and quickly.”

Ryan S. Baker, Penn GSE
In the Media
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May 4, 2020
, Vox

Paranoia about cheating is making online education terrible for everyone

Ryan Baker discussed adaptive learning, which can use algorithms to adapt lessons to individual students, as well as other computer-based learning tools. 

Zachary Herrmann, Penn GSE
In the Media
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April 22, 2020
, Edutopia

4 Guiding Questions for Effective Remote Collaboration

"Teamwork has traditionally played a critical role in schools, and while many of us find ourselves physically isolated, our collaborative work with one another may be more important now than ever," Zachary Herrmann writes.

Penn GSE News
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March 6, 2020
A child sits at a computer working on an online learning exercise.

We asked online education expert Ryan Baker what school leaders and parents should be thinking about it. His advice: be flexible — and don’t discount library books.

Penn GSE News
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February 14, 2020
Past McGraw Prize in Education winners, from left, Sarita Brown, Alberto Carvalho, Christine Cunningham, and Chris Lehmann, discuss sustaining innovation in education with Penn GSE Dean Pam Grossman.

In announcing the McGraw Prize in Education’s new home at Penn GSE, four past winners talked about what it takes to create and sustain innovation.

Press Releases
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February 13, 2020
Nominations are now open for the Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Prize in Education to recognize outstanding achievement in pre-K-12 education, higher education, and learning science research.
Wooden blocks shaped like a lightbulb inside the outline of a human profile
Penn GSE News
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January 23, 2020

Locally and nationally, Penn GSE Education Entrepreneurship alumni are innovating at all levels of education, both within and beyond the classroom.

Penn GSE News
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January 8, 2020
The entrance to the Penn GSE building.

Six researchers from Penn GSE have made Education Week’s 2020 Edu-Scholar Public Influence Rankings list.

Penn GSE News
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December 24, 2019
A calendar for December 2019, with December 31 circled in red.

This year, Penn GSE researchers examined impeachment, the costs of college, dual-language programs — and earned praise along the way.

Woman with glasses smiling
Penn GSE News
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November 21, 2019

Penn GSE alumna Angela Cleveland, GED’01, is helping school counselors broaden student participation in computer science.

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