Penn GSE Partnership


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Previous Events

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

On October 26, 2016, the SDP and the Regional Educational Laboratory Mid-Atlantic co-hosted a conference focused on program implementation, literacy, and college and career readiness. Click here for more information.

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

On February 17, 2016, Shared Solutions hosted our second annual conference. We had over 70 participants, including principals, teachers, parents, administrators, researchers, and central office staff.

The conference provided a productive forum to learn how to use the survey data and website in meaningful and practical ways. We are inspired by the cross-stakeholder engagement around the District-wide surveys and look forward to continuing these conversations with all of you.

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

On March 4, 2015, Shared Solutions participated in the second annual Research, Policy and Practice Conference (R2P 2015), co-sponsored by the School District of Philadelphia and the Regional Educational Laboratory Mid-Atlantic. Here Shared Solutions contributed a poster to the poster session that described the work of the partnership, and also co-hosted a breakout session—Studying School Improvement with Stakeholder Involvement—with the SDP's survey statistician, David Kowalski.

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

On February 11, 2015, Shared Solutions held small focus groups with principals, teachers, and parents who provided valuable insights that have helped us to revise and improve surveys District surveys. 

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

On November 12, 2014, Shared Solutions hosted our first conference. At this event, over 100 principals, teachers, administrators, school staff, central office staff, researchers, and community members came together to share successes, failures, and future directions, as well as to discuss factors that are helping and hindering school improvement efforts.