Lacking other meaningful data, university faculty devise their own teaching evaluation systems

Faculty teaching in the STEM disciplines at large research universities are devising their own systems to collect instructional data from their classrooms and using that data to inform their teaching, new research shows.

OSU, Beaverton School District develop new hybrid teacher licensure program

OSU and the Beaverton School District are beginning a new program to allow future teachers immediate experience in the K-5 classroom.

New grant will support OSU study of English learners with disabilities

Oregon State University has won a $400,000 grant to study how best to assist students who are English learners and also have disabilities.

Language literacy in kindergarten important for success in learning English

English learners are more likely to become proficient English speakers if they enter kindergarten with a strong initial grasp of academic language literacy, either in their primary language or in English.

Oregon State research reaches record, exceeds $308 million

Oregon State University research funding reached $308.9 million, its highest level ever, in the fiscal year that ended on June 30.

OSU's first free, massive course attracts thousands worldwide

More than 3,187 students from around the world have enrolled in Oregon State University’s first massive open online course, or MOOC.

Grant to enhance minority participation in STEM disciplines

A five-year, $3.44 million grant from the National Science Foundation will help improve STEM education at OSU and other collaborating universities.

OSU receives federal grant to study academic outcomes of Oregon's English learners

Oregon State University will receive a grant of nearly $400,000 from the U.S. Department of Education to investigate what happens to Oregon students who begin school as English language learners.

Storksdieck to head OSU STEM Learning Research Center

Martin Storksdieck has been named head of the Center for Research on Lifelong STEM Learning.

President Ray to give 10th annual Carpenter Lecture at OSU

Oregon State University President Edward J. Ray will give the 10th annual Charles Carpenter Memorial Lecture on May 9.