Education

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

Bowl-Bound Colleges Punt on Graduating Black Football Players, Studies Show

December 11, 2013

Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education comments on his research about black football players and participating in the Bowl Championship.

Article Source: EducatedReporter.com

Confirming the MOOC Myth

December 6, 2013

Massive open online course research conducted by the Graduate School of Education is cited.

Article Source: Inside Higher Ed

Black Colleges Struggle with Tight Budgets, Declining Resources

December 3, 2013

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education shares her thoughts on historically black colleges and universities struggling with funding.

Article Source: Kentucky.com

Many Nations, One Dream

December 4, 2013

Betsy Rymes of the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted about studying ELL students.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Black Colleges Press Case for More Funding

December 1, 2013

Research from the Center for Minority-Serving Institutions in the Graduate School of Education is cited.

Article Source: USA Today

Where Are the Black Men at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill?

November 20, 2013

Marybeth Gasman and master’s student Heather Collins of the Graduate School of Education co-authored an article about the low number of black undergraduate men enrolled at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Article Source: Huffington Post

Study: Phila. Schools Do More With Less Than Peers

November 20, 2013

Matthew Steinberg and Rand Quinn of the Graduate School of Education are featured for researching the Philadelphia School District’s “adequacy gap.”

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Video: Penn President: Increase Need-Based Financial Aid

November 19, 2013

President Amy Gutmann discusses need-based financial aid and loan-forgiveness programs.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Video: Free Online Courses Raise Demand for ‘Real’ College

November 19, 2013

President Amy Gutmann discusses free online courses and the advantages of attending college in person.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

HBCUs Struggling to Keep Up

November 15, 2013

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education shares her comments on historically black colleges and universities financial woes.

Article Source: Washington Informer