OPB | Broadcast: March 31, 2015
TUESDAY: Rob Manning checked in with the class of 2025 to see how the second-graders — and their teachers and parents — are learning math under the new standards known as Common Core.
OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 9, 2015
MONDAY: OPB education reporter Rob Manning fills us in on the recommendations from a group of educators that's been meeting privately for about a year.
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 8, 2015
THURSDAY: The University of Oregon education professor Yong Zhao's latest book, "Who's Afraid of the Big, Bad Dragon?" is a critique of the Chinese education system.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 10, 2014
WEDNESDAY: School test scores are out today for the 2013-2014 school year. We'll talk about the results and what educators are anticipating next year with the Common Core changes.
OPB | Broadcast: May 16, 2014
FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 1, 2013
We'll talk with University of Oregon education professor, Yong Zhao, about how schools could be educating students to be creative and innovative thinkers.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 16, 2013
The new Common Core standards will raise academic expectations for standardized testing significantly.