Graduate School of Education

Experts: Stereotyping Huge Barrier to Engaging African-American Males on Campus

March 6, 2014

A report on black male college completion rates led by Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education is cited.

Minority Male Students Face Challenge to Achieve at Community Colleges

February 26, 2014

Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education is mentioned as the executive director of the Center for the Study of Race and Equity in Education.

Audio: Breaking the Cycle of Poverty

February 25, 2014

Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education discusses President Obama’s new initiative “My Brother’s Keeper.”

Black to the Future: Black History Month and the Role of HBCUs

February 21, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education shares her thoughts about the role of historically black colleges and universities on Black History Month.

Article Source: HBCU Lifestyle

Hite Wants $320M in New Aid Annually for Schools

February 20, 2014

A report from the Graduate School of Education about funding for city schools is cited.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Disadvantaged Children Can Hurt Achievement of Others in Their Classrooms, Study Finds

February 13, 2014

John Fantuzzo of the Graduate School of Education comments on a study about disadvantaged students affecting the achievement of classmates.

Article Source: Washington Post

Five Myths About Minority Serving Institutions

February 12, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education debunks myths about minority serving institutions.

Article Source: Huffington Post

Philadelphia School Chief Faces Down Budget Cuts

February 10, 2014

James Lytle of the Graduate School of Education share his comments on the Philadelphia public school district’s budget issues.

Article Source: New York Times

Black Colleges Examine Their Mission

February 10, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education comments on a history of unequal funding among colleges and universities.

Article Source: USA Today

A Low-cost Strategy for a College Degree

February 9, 2014

Laura Perna of the Graduate School of Education comments on the importance of scholarships for students working while attending community colleges.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal