GSE News: Innovation

  • Teaching & Leadership
  • Innovation
May 11, 2017

Penn GSE Associate Professor Susan Yoon wants science to empower students—both to develop the skills their futures will require and to live as engaged citizens.

 

  • Teaching & Leadership
  • Innovation
April 10, 2017

Baker argues that when students find ways to avoid answering certain questions in a tech-based learning system, it is worse than simply off-task behavior in the classroom. 

 

  • Innovation
February 17, 2017

Bobbi Kurshan told The Philadelphia Inquirer that the best teachers and entrepreneurs have similar skill sets. 

 

  • Teaching & Leadership
  • Innovation
January 24, 2017

With a new curriculum, Penn GSE’s Yasmin Kafai aimed to show high schoolers what’s inside their Fitbits. 

 

  • Teaching & Leadership
  • Innovation
November 30, 2016

Penn GSE's Ryan Baker, whose research is situated at the bleeding edge of technology and learning, established the Penn Center for Learning Analytics (PCLA) and serves as its founding director.

 

  • Teaching & Leadership
  • Innovation
October 5, 2016

Cristina Alvarez is co-founder and CEO of Design Lab High, which was recently named one of 10 XQ Super Schools in the country. 

 

  • Innovation
August 5, 2016

Martin Ihrig says that student-entrepreneurs can use their time in college to launch and grow startup businesses, while collaborating with their professors and peers.

 

  • Teaching & Leadership
  • Innovation
June 22, 2016

The bioMAKERlab will work with a Philadelphia high school and the Franklin Institute. 

 

  • Innovation
May 6, 2016

Ground-breaking education entrepreneur will be a keynote speaker May 11 at the Milken-Penn GSE Education Business Plan Competition.

 

  • Innovation
February 11, 2016

Seven early-stage education companies spent six months working in the Education Design Studio to refine their businesses.