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

College Wait Lists Prolong the Angst for High School Seniors

April 23, 2013

Dean Eric Furda of Admissions says, “I really do see the wait list as the final touches to a class.”

Article Source: Philly.com

Penn Leads the Way in Helping Philly Schools

April 23, 2013

Penn’s affiliation with Philadelphia Public Schools is highlighted.

Article Source: Philly.com

Audio: The Pitch for More No. 42s

April 17, 2013

A Graduate School of Education study on black male athletes is cited.

Article Source: NPR

Closing the Learning-time Gap

April 11, 2013

James Lytle of the Graduate School of Education explains the learning-time gap.

Article Source: the notebook

Penn GSE Announces Finalists in UPenn Milken EdTech Competition

April 9, 2013

Ten finalists are named in the 2013 Milken-Penn GSE Education Business Plan Competition.

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U. Darby Residents Assail Planned Cuts in High School Arts and Sports Programs

April 10, 2013

Harris Sokoloff of the Graduate School of Education comments on the Penn Project for Civic Engagement’s partnering with the Upper Darby School District.

Article Source: Philly.com

Audio: Crowdsourcing Emily Dickinson on Australian Radio

April 7, 2013

Al Filreis of the School of Arts and Sciences joins a discussion about a MOOC offering on modern poetry.

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Free to Profit

April 8, 2013

Provost Vincent Price is quoted about Penn’s involvement with Coursera.

Article Source: Inside Higher Ed

Silfen Forum Takes on Open Learning and Higher Ed

A revolution is afoot in higher education.

The rise of massive open online courses, or MOOCs, will likely bring sweeping changes to the American business model of higher education, drastically increase the numbers of students educated by collegiate-level courses, and transform the quality of education for millions of students around the world.

It’s More Than Just Numbers

April 4, 2013

Dean Andy Porter of the Graduate School of Education blogs about the Atlanta Public Schools cheating scandal.

Article Source: The Huffington Post