STEM Education Journal Club (CEILS)

CEILS Director, Dr. Erin Sanders, will present the following paper:
Smith MK, Jones FHM, Gilbert SL, and Wieman C (2013) The Classroom Observation Protocol for Undergraduate STEM (COPUS): A New Instrument to Characterize University STEM Classroom Practices.  CBE-Life Sci Educ 12: 618-627.
Dr. Sanders also will demonstrate the new COPUS application developed by the iAMSTEM group at UC Davis called the GORP Tool. This technology is used to rapidly and easily capture and analyze classroom observation data electronically.
Please RSVP ( to receive an electronic copy (PDF) of the paper.