Education

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

Will an HBCU Make My Kid Too Black?

September 11, 2013

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education says, “Students at more selective HBCUs do incredibly well at highly selective organizations for graduate schools.”

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Analysts Warn Higher Education Headed for a Shakeout

September 8, 2013

Robert Zemsky of the Graduate School of Education about higher educational reforms.

Article Source: Diverse

Are Colleges and Universities Ready for a Sea Change in Their Alumni? They Better Be!

September 6, 2013

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education blogs about colleges and universities acknowledging a more diverse alumni community.

Article Source: The Huffington Post

Are Philly Teachers Underpaid?

September 3, 2013

Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education and the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted about wage cuts for Philadelphia School District teachers.

Article Source: Newsworks

Guesses and Hype Give Way to Data in Study of Education

September 2, 2013

Robert Boruch of the Graduate School of Education and the Wharton School comments on studying education.

Article Source: New York Times

Phila. District Asks Teachers to Give Up Much

September 1, 2013

Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education and the School of Arts and Sciences comments on Philadelphia School District teachers being asked to make sacrifices without getting anything in return.

Article Source: Philly.com

School Reform: The Problems – and Some Solutions

August 28, 2013

Michael Katz of the School of Arts and Sciences is interviewed about co-authoring a new book, Public Education Under Siege.

Article Source: Washinton Post

Obama Seeks to Control College Costs

August 24, 2013

Laura Perna of the Graduate School of Education comments on college rating systems.

Article Source: Philly.com

Strayer Offers Break on Tuition

August 26, 2013

Laura Perna of the Graduate School of Education questions if Strayer University’s approach with tuition breaks will be effective.

Article Source: Philly.com

Obama Seeks to Control College Costs

August 23, 2013

Laura Perna of the Graduate School of Education comments on college rating systems.

Article Source: Philly.com