Penn GSE In the Media

WYPR – NPR | November 15, 2017

Sigal Ben-Porath participates in a discussion on issues such as trigger warnings, safe spaces, and first amendment rights on college campuses.


San Francisco Chronicle Online | November 13, 2017

Jonathan Zimmerman writes about why it is important for educators to initiate conversations about sexual harassment. 


The Inquirer | November 12, 2017

James Lytle comments on the expected educational progress at Kenderton Elementary.


Yahoo Finance UK | November 12, 2017

Annie McKee’s book “How To Be Happy At Work” features techniques for finding happiness at work.


Diverse Issues in Higher Education | November 12, 2017

Marybeth Gasman comments on a recent ruling by Judge Catherine Blake and discusses the importance of government funding in supporting HBCUs.


The Philadelphia Tribune | November 11, 2017

Howard Stevenson comments on Forward Promise’s partnership with nine organizations that focus on supporting boys and young men of color after trauma.


The Michigan Daily | November 9, 2017

Laura Perna shares her research on the role of public policy on college access and success.


Diverse Issues in Higher Education | November 2, 2017

Joni Finney comments on strategies for institutions to maintain enrollment when facing a shrinking number of recent high school graduates.


Education Week | November 1, 2017

Richard Ingersoll shares his research about how the inclusion of teachers in decision-making has a positive impact on student performance.


The Philadelphia Tribune | November 1, 2017

Marybeth Gasman comments on the increasing enrollment of freshmen at HBCUs.


Inside Higher Ed | November 1, 2017

Laura Perna and Penn AHEAD identify tuition-free programs in their online catalog of College Promise programs in the U.S.


ABC Online (Australia) | October 30, 2017

Marybeth Gasman explains that the recent enrollment increase at HBCUs is due to the racial climate as well as the growing positive impression of the value of HBCU education.


The Pennsylvania Gazette | October 27, 2017

Sigal Ben-Porath’s book “Free Speech on Campus” is cited as a resource for information about balancing between encouraging free speech and protecting against personal attack.


Teacher Magazine | October 26, 2017

Richard Ingersoll analyzes the relationship between school leadership and student performance.


NPR News in Milwaukee | October 24, 2017

Marybeth Gasman explains that the recent enrollment increase at HBCUs is due to the racial climate as well as the growing positive impression of the value of HBCU education.


The Chronicle of Higher Education | October 20, 2017

Jonathan Zimmerman writes about the increase in mental illness at selective universities, and the steps that can be taken to help reduce the competitive nature of these communities.  


The Seattle Times | October 19, 2017

Jonathan Supovitz comments on the necessity and limitation of the SAT as standardized testing. | October 18, 2017

Howard Stevenson sits down with Cheltenham High School families to talk about issues of racism.


The Thomas B. Fordham Institute | October 18, 2017

Ryan Baker and his team examine the digital traces of students’ interactions with digital applications, providing findings that can help teachers improve their practice. | October 17, 2017

Martin Ihrig talks about the efforts made to improve the disparity in arts programs among Philly schools.


Knowledge @ Wharton | October 17, 2017

Laura Perna discusses her research that delves into issues surrounding student loans.


The Economist | October 14, 2017

Sigal Ben-Porath argues that student activism should not be discouraged and promotes “inclusive freedom,” in which free speech is protected and all voices are included.


Ghana Nation | October 14, 2017

Sharon Wolf discusses the training program’s impact on improving teacher-child interactions and reducing teacher burnout.


Essence | October 11, 2017

Marybeth Gasman comments on Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’s expression of regret for her earlier statements.


The Telegraph | October 10, 2017

Annie McKee shares the reasons why so many people feel unhappy at work and offers a new perspective both for workplace leaders and for individuals.

The Inquirer | October 9, 2017

Jonathan Zimmerman encourages schools to address the gun issue head-on by presenting students with a wide range of opinion so they can formulate their own.


NPR StateImpact | October 5, 2017

Jonathan Zimmerman examines the role of educators in guiding discussions of controversial issues.


U.S. News and World Report | October 4, 2017

A report by the Penn Center for Minority Serving Institutions is cited in this article about faculty diversity.


Higher Education Today | October 4, 2017

Marybeth Gasman examines a recent report on enrollment and outcomes at HBCUs as well as how HBCUs cultivate an ethos of success.


Journal of Blacks in Higher Education | October 3, 2017

Ed Brockenbrough of Penn GSE will serve as a Bland Fellow and will conduct research on boys and young men of color.