White House Announces more than $375 Million in support of Next Generation High Schools

As part of the President’s 2015 State of the Union push, the White House called for a national effort to create more Next Generation High Schools—schools that incorporate key elements of redesign,

OSPrI Presents at National Science Foundation STEM Forum

The National Science Foundation (NSF) worked with the White House to host a research forum with thought leaders from multiple sectors, including K-12, higher education, informal learning, research,

STEM Education in the White House 2015 Budget

The Budget provides $150 million for a new program to redesign high schools to focus on providing students with challenging, relevant learning experiences that include partnerships with colleges,

AERA 2014

We recently presented our work at the AERA's Annual meeting in Philadelphia, PA.

NARST 2014

We recently presented our work at the NARST's Annual International Conference in Pittsburgh, PA.

Model 'Inclusive' STEM High Schools Share Common Traits, Researchers Say

The recent proliferation of open-enrollment STEM high schools has been a "bolt of lightning" to the field of K-12 science, technology, engineering and math education, researchers say, but more st

Researchers Find that Inclusive STEM-Focused Schools Encourage Academic Learning

Researchers from George Mason University and George Washington University (GW) are completing the first phase of an in-depth analysis of a new type of high school that is emerging across the United

Understanding and Cultivating STEM-Focused Education

A research study co-led by Tara Behrend is taking a closer look at “Inclusive Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics” high schools for possible solutions.