GSE News: Philly Impact

  • Education Policy
  • Philly Impact
January 9, 2018

In an open letter in the Washington Post, David Berliner writes that Fantuzzo's research provides necessary groundwork for experts – and the citizens of Philadelphia – trying to understand the city's schools

 

  • Philly Impact
December 4, 2017

A Spencer Foundation grant will enhance the collaborative work over the next three years.

 

  • Teaching & Leadership
  • Philly Impact
November 29, 2017

The Teacher Research and Knowledge: A Celebration of Writing and Literacy conference, co-sponsored by Penn GSE's PhilWP and the Teacher Education and Reading/Writing/Literacy programs, emphasized teacher knowledge in reading and literacy practices.  

 

  • Education Policy
  • Philly Impact
November 16, 2017

In a Philadelphia Inquirer op-ed, the Penn GSE professor argues an elected school board would better represent all city residents. 

 

  • Philly Impact
October 30, 2017

Martin Ihrig examines arts programs in Philadelphia public schools, offering suggestions for giving students more access to the arts.

 

  • Race & Equity
  • Philly Impact
September 6, 2017

The Penn Futures Project has named three Calvin Bland Faculty Fellows to collaborate on research for boys and young men of color. Supported by a $2 million endowment from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the Fellows were selected from the faculty at Penn’s Schools of Nursing , Graduate School of Education, and Social Policy & Practice.

 

  • Philly Impact
August 29, 2017

The Teacher Education Program’s summer start introduces students to the neighborhoods where they will teach.

 

  • Teaching & Leadership
  • Philly Impact
August 11, 2017

Nelson Flores told WHYY’s Newsworks there is more to English-proficiency test scores than cultural heritage. 

 

  • Philly Impact
July 26, 2017

“We need to look beyond education, and beyond school halls, to think about how we can support families and children, and to knit together the services that help children thrive in these conditions,” said Penn GSE Dean Pam Grossman. 

 

  • Philly Impact
July 12, 2017

Bynoe-Sullivan begins teaching this fall at Clymer Elementary, a Mastery Charter School in North Philadelphia.