This summer in Oregon, education leaders brought together teaching professors and school officials to focus on improving teacher training.
NPR | July 07, 2014 7:01 a.m.
Lots of kids spend part of their vacation at summer school, but there is very little information about what works.
OPB | June 25, 2014 1:30 p.m.
In addition to four new episodes this season, Time Team America has an interactive website full of resources for parents, teachers and anyone interested in learning more about archaeology and the sciences that support it.
OPB | June 27, 2014 5:15 p.m.
The federal Department of Education wants states to use student scores from standardized tests to help evaluate teachers. What does that mean for educators in Oregon?
NPR | June 13, 2014 10:36 a.m.
There's 8 million iPads in the classroom, but only a few thousand studies of their effectiveness.
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NPR | June 16, 2014 5:13 p.m.
It might be time to change the message on STEM.
NPR | June 15, 2014 6:03 a.m.
Science may be able to help schools combat the adverse effects of poverty.
NPR | May 06, 2014 1:33 a.m.
A Pennsylvania school board will decide this month whether students are allowed to ban "Redskins" from their paper. Student editors say it's a racist term and are ready to bring the case to court.
OPB | May 02, 2014 1:56 p.m.
A team of students from Westview High School in Beaverton placed second in a national science competition. The event is hosted in Washington, D.C., by the U.S Department of Energy.
NPR | April 20, 2014 3:43 p.m.
Educators say the middle grades are a key time time to get kids jazzed about science, but many teachers say they lack the tools they need. In Chicago, a science museum is helping to fill the the gap.