Penn GSE News Archive

  • Education Policy
June 17, 2015

Supovitz talked about the new standards, the tests that often come with them, and what the fight over the Common Core means for education. 


  • Philadelphia Impact
June 15, 2015

The surveys, conducted by the District and Penn GSE, help educators and researchers understand schools, and how they can be improved.


  • Teaching & Learning
June 12, 2015

Clonan-Roy received the Center for Teaching and Learning’s Graduate Fellowship for Teaching Excellence. “Good teaching practices are developed through critical self-reflection and student feedback,” she said. 


  • Race, Equity, & Inclusion
June 5, 2015

Panelists and a keynote speaker challenged attendees to engage voices of Black girls and women and create action plans for the future.


  • News from Penn GSE
May 19, 2015

On May 16th, Penn GSE recognized the accomplishments of its newest graduates as part of Penn's 259th Commencement. 


  • News from Penn GSE
May 15, 2015

On Commencement Weekend, Penn GSE celebrates successes of students from across the school. 


  • Education Innovation & Entrepreneurship
May 13, 2015

University of Pennsylvania’s Graduate School of Education & The Milken Family Foundation Announce 2015 Education Business Plan Competition Winners


  • Philadelphia Impact
May 6, 2015

Lindsey Liu, who is pursuing two Master’s degrees, teaches culinary workers English as part of her TESOL coursework. 


  • Race, Equity, & Inclusion
May 4, 2015

Penn GSE Professor Shaun R. Harper has been appointed to the MBK Alliance Advisory Council, along with Penn alumnus Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter. Penn alumnus John Legend has been named Honorary Chairman of the Alliance. President Barack Obama announced the launch of the My Brother’s Keeper Alliance (“MBK Alliance”), which aims to make the American Dream available to all boys and young men of color by eliminating gaps in their opportunities and outcomes


  • Teaching & Learning
April 28, 2015

A pair of conferences at Penn GSE led by Yasmin Kafai explored ways to open up computer science and gaming fields to women.