Author: Allison Kelsey

Britney Davis Joins PEF as STEM Project Manager

Britney Davis Joins PEF as STEM Project Manager

By Allison Kelsey Posted: June 28, 2021

The Philadelphia Education Fund welcomes Britney Davis as the STEM Project Manager. Britney joined the PEF team on June 16th….

Read full article >
Image of Wawa's Welcome America logo with fireworks

Experience Students’ Winning Spoken Word and Video Works at Wawa Welcome America

By Allison Kelsey Posted: June 24, 2021

The winners of the PhillyGoes2College “I Am Philadelphia” contest are taking the stage at this year’s Wawa Welcome America Festival…

Read full article >

PEF Awarded More Than $250K for STEM Education and Careers

By Allison Kelsey Posted: April 13, 2021

PEF is delighted to announce that, in partnership with Chester County Intermediate Unit, JEVS Human Services, Johnson Controls, and Temple…

Read full article >
Black male educator with flipchart and colleagues

High School and College Educators — Register for Instructional Rounds, 3/18

By Allison Kelsey Posted: March 8, 2021

Instructional Rounds is a free and exciting professional learning opportunity for secondary and postsecondary educators who have an interest in…

Read full article >

PEF Launches STEM Equity Collective with GSK

By Allison Kelsey Posted: August 12, 2020

This morning, August 12, 2020, we announced our collaboration with global healthcare company GSK to help Black, Latinx, and female…

Read full article >
In Photo: CAP students in cap and gown jumping for joy

College Access Program Brings the Celebration to Olney Charter High Seniors

By Allison Kelsey Posted: June 19, 2020

Each May, PEF’s College Access Coordinators organize a moving medallion celebration to cap off their students’ journey of learning, hard…

Read full article >
Event logo

Meet Garrett Graff, Educate Philly Panelist, This Thursday, 6/18

By Allison Kelsey Posted: June 16, 2020

Joining our Educate Philly – The Media and Education panel of Ed Rendell and Tamala Edwards is a leading voice…

Read full article >
9th Graders reading post-it notes at NMAJH

More than 100 Ninth Graders Encouraged to Make Courageous Choices

By Allison Kelsey Posted: December 4, 2019

Freshmen interested in the College Access Program are invited to attend PEF’s Ninth Grade Experience – an early exposure program…

Read full article >