Penn GSE News Archive

July 1, 2015

Two $20K research grants awarded to Penn GSE faculty members. Professors Sigal Ben-Porath and Rand Quinn will explore the impact of civic opportunities for high school students in Philadelphia. Policy expert Jonathan Supovitz will examine a new model of school leadership.


December 16, 2014

The Higher Education Case Studies students have proposed solutions to executives from institutions including The College of William and Mary, the University of Florida.

December 15, 2014

Last week, a coding class designed by Kafai and her students celebrated the Hour of Code.

December 12, 2014

The 2008 graduate of the Teacher Education Program hopes her book can be a guide for teachers shifting to an inquiry-based practice

November 26, 2014

Penn GSE’s website has been recognized as one of the best designed and most usable in the world of education.


November 21, 2014

Sokoloff, Director of the Penn Project for Civic Engagement, will lead a community dialogue process to help the recently established Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) become a “best-in-class regulator.” 


November 20, 2014

Following a lively on-campus kickoff in September, Penn GSE’s Centennial celebration went on the road to four cities this fall, bringing together alumni, friends, faculty, and prospective students in Boston, Miami, Chicago, and San Francisco.

November 10, 2014
A review found "Promoting Racial Literacy in Schools" to be "highly accessible, yet intensely thought provoking."
October 31, 2014
The Center hosted the first major conference on MSIs around the world as part of the Salzburg Global Seminar series.