Penn GSE News Archive

  • Philadelphia Impact
February 17, 2016
Unique Cross-Penn Collaboration Awards Grants to Improve the Health and Well-being of Youth and Families in Philadelphia and Beyond

Unique Cross-Penn Collaboration Awards Grants to Improve the Health and Well-being of Youth and Families in Philadelphia and Beyond

 

  • Philadelphia Impact
  • Alumni
December 7, 2015

On the first day of her internship at the Children’s Crisis Treatment Center (CCTC) in Philadelphia, then-student Jasmine Jenkins, GED’14, GED’15, was nearly in tears, but more convinced than ever that she had found her vocation.

 

  • Philadelphia Impact
December 4, 2015

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

 

  • Alumni
October 14, 2015

Lindsey Gerdes, GED’15, speaks about her journey from advice columnist to first grade teacher.

  • Faces of Philanthropy
October 14, 2015

A passion for educating children brought this Penn GSE alumni couple together and continues to shape their involvement with the School.

  • Teaching & Learning
October 12, 2015

Penn GSE’s Perspectives on Urban Education prepare the next generation of scholars to successfully publish research and review that of their peers. 

 

  • Education Policy
June 17, 2015

“C-SAIL situates Penn GSE and the University of Pennsylvania at the frontline of research into one of the nation’s most vital but fraught educational policy issues,” said Penn GSE dean Pam Grossman. “Porter and his team will provide one-on-one support to teachers as they grapple with incorporating standards into their classroom instruction, while also studying what works and what doesn’t on a national scale. Their center has the potential to move the needle on student learning.”

 

  • Teaching & Learning
  • Alumni
April 14, 2015

The opportunity to learn on the ground in a Philadelphia school field placement drew Miriam Rock to Penn GSE’s Teacher Education Program.

  • News from Penn GSE
March 11, 2015

Porter has been honored by The American Educational Research Association with the Distinguished Contributions to Research in Education Award, published the most-read AERA journal article of the year for 2014, and received the Distinguished Research in Teacher Education award from the Association of Teacher Educators

 

  • Faces of Philanthropy
October 31, 2014

Doug and Betsy Korn hope that their generosity not only assures that students at Penn GSE can flourish, but inspires others to give, as well.

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