Education

Term to be applied to all education articles, not just Penn-specific articles or those dealing with higher education.

New Study of Historically Black Colleges

May 10, 2013

The Graduate School of Education has released a new report, “The Changing Face of Historically Black Colleges and Universities.”

Article Source: Inside Higher Ed

Audio: South Philly High Teacher Wins $20K for Ed-Tech Startup

May 8, 2013

The Annual Education Business Plan Competition hosted by the Graduate School of Education and the Milken Family Foundation is highlighted.

Article Source: Newsworks

Phila. Well-positioned to Foster Education Tech Start-ups

May 7, 2013

Bobbi Kurshan of the Graduate School of Education is featured for leading the Milken-Penn GSE Education Business Plan Competition.

Article Source: Philly.com

Universities, Lawmakers Consider Capping Tuition Prices

May 7, 2013

Joni Finney of the Graduate School of Education shares her thoughts about “tuition freezing.”

Article Source: USA Today

Video: Online Education

April 25, 2013

President Amy Gutmann joins a discussion about online education.

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UDSD Facing Tough Decisions on Budget

April 28, 2013

The Penn Project for Civic Engagement partnership with the Upper Darby School District is cited.

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College Wait Lists Prolong the Angst for High School Seniors

April 23, 2013

Dean Eric Furda of Admissions says, “I really do see the wait list as the final touches to a class.”

Article Source: Philly.com

Penn Leads the Way in Helping Philly Schools

April 23, 2013

Penn’s affiliation with Philadelphia Public Schools is highlighted.

Article Source: Philly.com

Audio: The Pitch for More No. 42s

April 17, 2013

A Graduate School of Education study on black male athletes is cited.

Article Source: NPR

Closing the Learning-time Gap

April 11, 2013

James Lytle of the Graduate School of Education explains the learning-time gap.

Article Source: the notebook