Penn GSE News Archive

  • Philly Impact
December 4, 2015

Penn GSE students teach literacy and offer homework help in after-school program serving West Philadelphia's Bangladeshi-American community.


June 11, 2014

The annual festival is part of Penn GSE’s deep involvement with public schools through programs that support the University’s commitment to local impact.

  • Global Impact
March 7, 2016

For sixteen years, Hornberger made the Forum a launching pad for academic careers. 


  • Philly Impact
March 2, 2016

Ten middle-school students are raising money to go to the FIRST Lego League Competition in St. Louis following their first-place finish in the regional competition.


  • Global Impact
February 23, 2016

Bokova says UNESCO needs universities like Penn to do more high-quality research on international development.


  • Teaching & Leadership
February 15, 2016

Three students from Penn GSE’s Applied Psychology and Human Development program received a highly competitive scholarship that covers unmet financial need for students to attend college and graduate school. 


  • Innovation
February 11, 2016

Seven early-stage education companies spent six months working in the Education Design Studio to refine their businesses. 


  • Innovation
February 8, 2016

The Milken-Penn GSE Education Business Plan Competition is accepting entries through February 23. 


  • Higher Education
February 1, 2016

Ruiz, who researches federal higher education policy, student financial aid, and pre-college interventions, was one of ten students selected nationwide.


  • Philly Impact
January 27, 2016

To illustrate Penn GSE’s projects and partnerships in the city, the school launched an interactive and evolving “heat map.”