Education

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

In Plain Sight

September 30, 2013

Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education is featured for his research findings about black and Latino male students succeeding in New York City high schools.

Article Source: Inside Higher Ed

Female Professors Face Family Quandary on Tenure Track

September 29, 2013

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education comments on parenting while on the tenure track.

Penn to Offer Counseling Guidance to City Students

September 27, 2013

Dean Eric Furda of Admissions comments on the Ivy in Your Backyard program that offers local students guidance on the college search and application process.

Article Source: Philly.com

Colleges Join the Ed-Tech Revolution by Nurturing Young Companies

September 23, 2013

Bobbi Kurshan of the Graduate School of Education discusses the announcement of the school’s education incubator.

Analysis: Racial Gap Persists on Ohio State Tests

September 23, 2013

Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education comments on the impact of quality preschool education on students’ performance in kindergarten.

Article Source: Associated Press

Audio: In Philly Schools, When Students With Dreams or Traumas Seek Counseling, the Office Is Often Empty

September 18, 2013

Caroline Watts of the Graduate School of Education comments on the counseling environment in Philadelphia public schools.

Nursery Rhymes, Important in Learning to Read, Falling From Favor

September 18, 2013

Ebony Elizabeth Thomas of the Graduate School of Education is quoted about reading ages for children and age appropriate reading material.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Report: State-based Land Grant Funding Falls Short for HBCUs

September 12, 2013

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education states that the APLU policy brief findings were not surprising.

No Child Left Untableted

September 12, 2013

Jonathan Supovitz of the Graduate School of Education comments on teachers and students using tablets in the classroom.

Article Source: New York Times

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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