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English & Math Instructors Needed for Summer Program

By Allison KelseyPosted: May 24, 2022

The Philadelphia Education Fund is looking for instructors to lead a 4-week summer academic enrichment program. The program’s tentative target...

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Lunch plans on 6/16? Join us at EDUCATE PHILLY!

By Allison KelseyPosted: May 12, 2022

Blog readers, we’re inviting you to lunch on June 16th at the Union League. Much more than lunch, it’s our...

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STEM Speaker Series at Bartram High

By Allison KelseyPosted: April 29, 2022

PEF’s College Access Program is hosting a 3-week STEM Enrichment Speaker Series for 9th and 10th-grade students at Bartram High...

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Philadelphia is the nation’s poorest big city and ranks 92nd out of 100 US cities in college attainment.

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College graduates are 3.5 times less likely to live in poverty than those without a college degree.

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Job growth in STEM careers outpaced non-STEM jobs by 300%.

Coming Up

EDUCATE PHILLY Psych 101: Student Mental Health & COVID

Thursday, June 16

Join us for our annual fundraiser, EDUCATE PHILLY, this year themed Psych 101: Student Mental Health and COVID. The event...

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