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Events planned to mark Brown vs. Board of Education anniversary

Events planned to mark Brown vs. Board of Education anniversary

Jan 29, 2019

The Center for Education and Civil Rights (CECR) is co-hosting a series of events leading up to the 65th anniversary of the Brown vs. Board of Education decision in May 2019. Events planned to mark Brown vs. Board of Education anniversary - Read More…

Children’s race, not disability status, may predict more frequent suspension

Jan 25, 2019

New research, led by Paul L. Morgan, Harry and Marion Eberly Fellow, professor of education and demography, and director of Penn State’s Center for Educational Disparities Research, has found that, among students in kindergarten through eighth grade, students who are black are more frequently suspended than white students of similar behavioral, academic and socioeconomic backgrounds. Children’s race, not disability status, may predict more frequent suspension - Read More…

Class on sustainability sparked major interest for education and public policy student

Class on sustainability sparked major interest for education and public policy student

Jan 23, 2019

A junior from Austin, Texas, Claire Talley took a course on sustainability in education course in spring 2017 with Peter Buckland, the academic programs manager for Penn State's Sustainability Institute, and her interest in the subject escalated from there. Class on sustainability sparked major interest for education and public policy student - Read More…

Frankenberg again among RHSU Edu-Scholar Public Influencers

Jan 21, 2019

Erica Frankenberg, associate professor of education (educational leadership) and demography, and an associate in the University's Population Research Institute, once again is included among the 2019 RHSU Edu-Scholar Public Influence Rankings. Frankenberg again among RHSU Edu-Scholar Public Influencers - Read More…

Online education programs rank in the top 10

Jan 18, 2019

For the third straight year, Penn State is the most recognized among hundreds of colleges and universities in U.S. News and World Report’s annual rankings of the country’s top online degree programs, including online education programs. Online education programs rank in the top 10 - Read More…

Around the College: Jan. 16, 2019

Around the College: Jan. 16, 2019

Jan 17, 2019

Students, staff and faculty members from Penn State's College of Education share recent research and career achievements. Around the College: Jan. 16, 2019 - Read More…

Around the College: Nov. 28, 2018

Around the College: Nov. 28, 2018

Dec 07, 2018

Students, staff and faculty members from Penn State's College of Education share recent research and career achievements. Around the College: Nov. 28, 2018 - Read More…

Rosinger awarded William T. Grant Foundation funding

Rosinger awarded William T. Grant Foundation funding

Dec 05, 2018

Kelly Rosinger, assistant professor of education in the Department of Education Policy Studies, is a recipient of one of five research grants awarded by the William T. Grant Foundation for research on reducing inequality in youth outcomes. Rosinger awarded William T. Grant Foundation funding - Read More…

Kindergarten difficulties may predict academic achievement across primary grades

Nov 19, 2018

New Penn State research suggests that children’s academic difficulties in kindergarten may be able to predict continued difficulties throughout elementary school. Kindergarten difficulties may predict academic achievement across primary grades - Read More…

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