An award-winning children’s PBS KIDS program, Between the Lions, when combined with teachers who are equipped with curriculum materials and who have received training, has consistently demonstrated its effectiveness in developing better reading skills for preschool children.
Mary Beth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education discusses President Obama’s agenda for historically black colleges and universities.
Mary Beth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education authors a blog post on mission clarity at historically black colleges and universities.
Nine Penn Students and Five Alumni Awarded Fulbright International Exchange Educational Scholarships
Nine University of Pennsylvania students and five Penn alumni have been awarded scholarships to participate in Fulbright international educational exchange program. More than 1,500 U.S. citizens will travel abroad for one year of foreign study in one of 155 foreign countries, sponsored by the U.S. State Department and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board.
Dean Eric Furda of Admissions discusses college admission interviews.
Mary Beth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education authors an op-ed on university student retention plans.