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Penn President Amy Gutmann, Suzanne McGraw, Harold McGraw III, and Penn GSE Dean Pam Grossman, at the McGraw Prize launch event on Feb. 13.

The Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Family Foundation and Penn GSE Create New Partnership to Advance Excellence in Education

Nominations are now open for the Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Prize in Education to recognize outstanding achievement in pre-K-12 education, higher education, and learning science research. Media contact: Jeff Frantz, Senior Associate Director of Communications215-898-3269 | frantzj@upenn.edu February 13, 2020, PHILADELPHIA — The Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Family Foundation and the University of Pennsylvania Graduate…

The Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Prize in Education 2018 Winners Announced: Arthur Graesser, Timothy Renick and Reshma Saujani

Winners of the Prestigious Award to be Honored at the 2018 ASU+GSV Summit in San Diego NEW YORK, N.Y. (March 6, 2018) – The winners of the 2018 Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Prize in Education, one of the most prestigious awards in the field, were announced today. Founded in 1988 to honor Harold W. McGraw,…

Changes Announced to the Categories for the 2018 McGraw Prize

Since its founding in 1988, the Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Prize in Education has celebrated education innovation by recognizing outstanding individuals who have dedicated themselves to improving education. Administered through an alliance between The Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Family Foundation, McGraw-Hill Education and Arizona State University, the Prize has become one of the most prestigious…

Nominations Now Being Accepted for The 2018 Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Prize in Education

New “Learning Science Research” category added; Pre-K–12 and Higher Education categories now accepting international nominees NEW YORK (September 25, 2017) – The nomination window opened today for the 2018 Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Prize in Education, which honors education innovation, and has become one of the most prestigious awards in education since its founding in…

2017 McGraw Prize Winners Honored at ASU+GSV Summit

We must embrace the notion that education is for everyone.       This common thread woven throughout the 8th annual ASU+GSV Summit was also echoed in the words of the three 2017 winners of the prestigious Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Prize in Education, who were honored at the annual gathering of educational technology leaders…

Three Innovators in Education Named Winners of The Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Prize in Education

2017 Winners of the Prestigious Award Are Christine Cunningham, Sandy Shugart and Chris Anderson NEW YORK, N.Y. (April 10, 2017) – The winners of the 2017 Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Prize in Education, one of the most prestigious awards in the field, were announced today. The Prize, founded in 1988 to honor the retiring former…

Nomination Window Opens for The Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Prize in Education

Nominations for one of education’s most prestigious awards will be accepted online now until October 31st     NEW YORK (September 1, 2016) – The nomination window opened today for the 2017 Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Prize in Education, which honors innovation and has become one of the most prestigious educational awards since its founding…

2016 Winners announced for The Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Prize in Education

Prestigious award founded in 1988 honors Anant Agarwal, Alberto Carvalho, and Sakena Yacoobi NEW YORK – March 3, 2016 – Today the winners were announced for the 2016 Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Prize in Education, which honors innovation and has become one of the most prestigious educational awards since its founding in 1988. The Prize…

Nomination Window Opens for The Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Prize in Education

Prestigious award founded in 1988 reimagined with Arizona State University alliance and open nomination process NEW YORK – Oct. 1, 2015 – The nomination window opened today for the 2016 Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Prize in Education, which honors innovation and has become one of the most prestigious educational awards since its founding in 1988….