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Submission Deadline: January 23, 2015

Of teaching in “dark and constraining times,” Maxine Greene wrote,

“it is a matter of awakening and empowering today’s young people to name, to reflect, to imagine, and to act with more and more concrete responsibility in an increasingly multifarious world…. The light may be uncertain and flickering; but teachers in their lives and works have the remarkable capacity to make it shine in all sorts of corners and,...

Submission deadline: October 15, 2014

Perspectives on Urban Education, Penn GSE’s online student-run journal, is interested in papers, commentaries, and notes from the field for our Winter 2015 issue. The Winter 2015 issue represents the second installment of our exploration into Philadelphia’s education system following the summer 2013 edition.