Dr. Ostlund joined the UTeach program in 2002 to assume responsibilities as the induction coordinator and to develop and teach a course in reading in the content areas of science, mathematics, and technology. She conducts research in the areas of teacher induction, classroom inquiry, and assessment. Dr. Ostlund presents workshops for science educators both nationally and internationally. She has been president of the Council of Elementary Science International, as well as a member of the board of directors of the National Science Teachers Association.
Science education; teacher training; apprentice teaching