Penn GSE News Archive

  • Teaching & Leadership
  • Innovation
October 5, 2016

Cristina Alvarez is co-founder and CEO of Design Lab High, which was recently named one of 10 XQ Super Schools in the country. 


  • News from Penn GSE
September 30, 2016

From prestigious awards to new grants to staying on top of the national conversation, our inbox at Penn GSE News has been brimming with accolades. 


  • Teaching & Leadership
  • Philly Impact
September 28, 2016

Public and private elementary, middle, and high schools that attain Blue Ribbon status are those where students achieve at high levels or where the achievement gap is narrowing. Penn Alexander was honored for its work narrowing the achievement gap.


  • Higher Education
  • Race & Equity
September 27, 2016

In an essay in the Washington Post, Gasman outlines the choices colleges make that keep faculties whiter than their students. 


  • Teaching & Leadership
September 22, 2016

Penn GSE’s Educator’s Playbook offers a variety of lesson ideas for teachers and administrators to explore in schools and classrooms. 


  • Global Impact
September 19, 2016

Wolf’s research is helping education leaders in Ghana reimagine the school experience.


  • Education Policy
September 14, 2016

In looking at Pennsylvania’s last attempt at a school funding formula, the Penn GSE researchers provided insight about funding levels needed to reduce inequity between districts. 


  • Race & Equity
September 6, 2016

Gasman and photographer Andrew Feiler will discuss this month’s exhibit of his work documenting Morris Brown College at the Inn at Penn.


  • News from Penn GSE
August 18, 2016

The Teaching Fellowship provides early-career, high school math and science teachers with support and professional development to improve STEM education.


  • Teaching & Leadership
August 8, 2016

In an op-ed for the Washington Post, Penn GSE Dean Pam Grossman offered ideas for research-supported changes in education.