Penn GSE News Archive

  • News from Penn GSE
March 28, 2017

The awardees will be recognized at the annual Celebration of Educators for their outstanding contributions to Penn GSE and the field of education.

 

  • Teaching & Leadership
  • Philly Impact
March 24, 2017

PEDAL@GSE offers classes weekly at GSE for people connected to Penn. The Community PEDAL@GSE program offers classes to West Philadelphia community members at the Walnut West Philadelphia Library. Last fall, Community PEDAL became partners with Philadelphia Mayor James Kenny’s Office of Adult Education, which promotes adult literacy.

  • Race & Equity
March 15, 2017

Appearing on NPR’s Code Switch, Ebony Elizabeth Thomas discussed how fictional characters of color rarely get a full story, or a happy ending. 

 

  • News from Penn GSE
March 14, 2017

Penn’s Graduate School of Education has been ranked #3 in U.S. News & World Report’s 2018 rankings for graduate schools of education. The ranking marks the school’s highest performance ever, and the sixth consecutive year Penn GSE has been in the top 10.

 

  • Higher Education
March 9, 2017

In an open letter in The Washington Post, Gasman says that professors teach students to think for themselves.

 

  • News from Penn GSE
March 3, 2017

As a mathematics educator and civil rights activist, Moses has promoted mathematics literacy among historically underserved students.

 

  • News from Penn GSE
March 2, 2017

Gadsden is a renowned expert in literacy and at-risk youth, fathers and families, intergenerational learning, and parental engagement. 

 

  • Education Policy
March 2, 2017

Supovitz told The Washington Post strategies used by sophisticated groups are “a harbinger” of the future.

 

  • Teaching & Leadership
  • Race & Equity
March 1, 2017

School District of Philadelphia humanities teacher and Penn GSE alumnus Charlie McGeehan helped organize the Black Lives Matter Week of Action in Philadelphia in January, reaching over 100 Philadelphia schools. 

 

  • News from Penn GSE
February 21, 2017

Penn GSE now has a total of 13 AERA Fellows, representing more than half of the school’s full professors. Penn is the only university with more than one faculty member granted the prestigious research honor in 2017.