Penn Study Explores How Black Men Find Success in College

February 7, 2016

Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education is quoted about studying racial stereotypes and black male success in college.

Article Source: Associated Press

For Black Men

February 2, 2016

Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education is quoted about studying the effects of stereotypes on black students, specifically black males.

Article Source: Inside Higher Ed

8 Universities Unite to Guide More Latinos to Professoriate

January 31, 2016

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is quoted about a new initiative launched by the Center for Minority Serving Institutions called Pathways to the Professoriate.

Article Source: Diverse

Former Dean Questions Costs of ‘No Excuses’ Charter Schools on Students of Color

January 26, 2016

Joan Goodman of the Graduate School of Education defines “no excuses” charter schools.

Article Source: Washington Post

Audio: Teaching Kids About Slavery: Picture Books Struggle With the Task

January 22, 2016

Ebony Elizabeth Thomas of the Graduate School of Education comments on how adolescent students do not wait for adults to discuss sensitive topics with them but instead speak about issues with their friends.

Defending Test-optional Policies in Colleges and Universities

January 24, 2016

Briana O’Neal of the Graduate School of Education shares her thoughts about the SAT, ACT and test-optional policies in colleges and universities.

Article Source: Diverse

The Promise of Integrated Data Systems for Social Policy Reform: A Q&A With Dennis Culhane and John Fantuzzo, Principal Investigators, Actionable Intelligence for Social Policy

January 19, 2016

Dennis Culhane of the School of Social Policy & Practice and John Fantuzzo of the Graduate School of Education are interviewed about starting the Actionable Intelligence for Social Policy Center.

Article Source: Brookings.edu

Higher Status Jobs But Lower Pay for African-Americans Graduating From HBCUs

January 15, 2016

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education says, “Understanding the complex and unique return on investment for MSIs is essential as these institutions serve the new majority in higher education.”

Article Source: GoodCall.com

Has Obama Let Down Historically Black Colleges?

January 18, 2016

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education shares her thoughts on the debate on whether or not President Obama disappointed historically black colleges and universities.

Article Source: Inside Higher Ed

Teacher Vacancies Lead to Overstuffed Classrooms, Burnout

January 11, 2016

Jonathan Supovitz of the Graduate School of Education comments on the importance of classroom size.

Article Source: Philly.com