Winter Workforce Conference Presentations Now Available on Slideshare Mar 25

Slides from the Winter Workforce Conference are now available on Slideshare. Presentation topics include: preparing teachers for success, higher education workforce outcomes, bridging the mathematics gap, and reading proficiency amongst other topics. View the presentations.

OERC Director Testifies to Ohio House Economic & Workforce Development Committee Mar 25

Josh Hawley provided testimony to the Ohio House Economic and Workforce Development Committee on March 18, 2015 on the “Workforce Success Measures” project done for Ohio’s Office of Workforce Transformation. View the testimony.

OERC Releases "The Effect of Student Engagement on Student Achievement in STEM: Implications for Public Policy for High School STEM Education" Research Report Jan 26

This study examines a STEM school, a STEM program, and traditional high school courses to determine which results in the greatest student engagement and academic achievement in STEM subjects. Read the report.

OERC Releases "Middle School to High School Transition" Research Report Jan 26

This case study focuses on the middle school to high school transition of students with disabilities in a small number of high schools to examine the additional data that may be indicative of addressing student's retention rates. Read the report.

OERC Releases "Annual Evaluation of TeachOhio Program" Report Nov 16

This study evaluates the implementation and impact of the TeachOhio program, emphasizing the programs goal of placing 675 teachers in subject shortage areas in high-poverty and/or high-minority schools by the end of the 2013-2014 school year. Read the report to learn more.