Penn GSE News Archive

April 8, 2014
Massive open online courses (MOOCs) have taken higher education by surprise, with some courses attracting more than 100,000 registered students. Whether researching MOOCs users, focusing on the potential for MOOCs in the developing world, or hosting a lecture series, Penn GSE faculty and students are examining this emerging trend. The Next Generation MOOCs lecture series presents four speakers who will evaluate and explain how MOOCs have changed higher education.
April 3, 2014
Penn GSE and five other Penn schools are hosting an invitation-only conference April 10-11 on MOOCs in developing countries. MOOCs4D brings together leading scholars, administrators, policy makers and technologists from over 25 countries to spark dialogue.
April 3, 2014
New dean joins Penn GSE on January 1, 2015. Former Stanford professor is an expert on teaching and teaching practices.
March 31, 2014
Thanks to the Penn GSE Annual Fund April Challenge offered this spring by Overseer Josh Berlin, supporters of the School have a special opportunity to foster the growth of GSE students and the field of education.
March 26, 2014
New dean joins Penn GSE on January 1, 2015. Former Stanford professor is an expert on teaching and teaching practices.
March 21, 2014
Cantiague Elementary School principal Tony Sinanis has been chosen as the 2014 New York State Elementary Principal of the Year.
March 7, 2014
One of 22 nationwide recipients, Dr. Perna will be inducted at the April 4th Annual Meeting in Philadelphia.
February 19, 2014
Dr. Gerald Campano and his Reading/Writing/Literacy students are teaching students at the Aquinas Center how to ask - and answer - critical questions about issues that matter to them.
February 17, 2014
A new Penn GSE report shares the first glimpses of a new vision for the Lea School.