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Steve Myran

  • Steve Myran
  • Assistant Professor
  • Educational Foundations & Leadership
  • 120 Education Building
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-5163
  • smyran@odu.edu
  • Education

    Virginia Commonwealth University, 2003
    Major: Education
    Degree: Ph. D.
    Lesley College, 1989
    Major: Middle School Education
    Degree: M.Ed.
    College for Creative Studies, 1986
    Major: Fine Arts
    Degree: B.F.A
  • Expertise

    Educational Leadership
    Formative assessment, evidence-based decision making, school-university partnerships, instructional leadership
  • 2011: Darden College of Education, Most Collaborative Grant Faculty Award, Darden College of Education
  • 2009: Old Dominion University, Office of Research, Faculty Proposal Preparation Program (FP3), Fall 2009 , Old Dominion University Office of Research
  • 1999: Virginia Commonwealth University Phi Kappa Phi Graduate Scholarship
  • 1997: Metropolitan Education Research Consortium Doctoral Fellowship, Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Partnership for School Leadership Preparation and Training School Leadership Grant Program, U.S. Department of Education
    Sponsoring Organization: U.S. Department of Education
    Date: September, 2010 - September, 2015
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Myran, S.; Sanzo, K. S.
    Developing Bio-Micro/Nano-Fluidics and Bio-MEMS/NEMS Courses: An Interdisciplinary Learning Community to Biologists and Engineers
    Sponsoring Organization: National Science Foundation
    Date: 2009 - 2014
    Awarding Organization: Old Dominion University
    Investigators:Myran, S.
    The Generational Educators Network (Gen) Futures Program
    Sponsoring Organization: United States Department of Education
    Date: September, 2008 - July, 2013
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Sanzo, K. S.; Myran, S.
    Partnership for Teaching and Leading Quality Mathematics Education
    Sponsoring Organization: Improving Teacher Quality State Grants, SCHEV
    Date: 2011 - 2012
    Awarding Organization: State
    Investigators:Myran, S.; Grant, M.; Sanzo, K. S.; Doviak, S.; Baker, P.
    Teaching and Leading for a Quality Mathematics Learning Environment
    Sponsoring Organization: State Council of Higher Education for Virginia
    Date: August, 2011 - September, 2012
    Awarding Organization: State
    Investigators:Myran, S.; Sanzo, K. S.; Dickerson, D. L.; Doviak, S.; Hofmann, E.
    The Generational Educators Network (GEN) Futures Program (GEN “F”), Supplemental Award
    Sponsoring Organization: U.S. Department of Education
    Date: September, 2009 - September, 2012
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Myran, S.; Sanzo, K. S.
    The Directors' Institute
    Sponsoring Organization: The Tidewater Foundation for Children
    Date: 2007 - 2011
    Investigators:Myran, S.
    Gaining Early Awareness & Readiness for Undergraduate Program
    Sponsoring Organization: U.S. Department of Education
    Date: 2005 - 2011
    Investigators:Myran, S.; Blackburn, D.; Pribish, S.
    Teaching and Leading for a Quality Mathematics Learning Environment
    Sponsoring Organization: State Council of Higher Education for Virginia
    Date: August, 2009 - September, 2010
    Awarding Organization: State
    Investigators:Myran, S.; Sanzo, K. S.; Steckroth, J. J.; Doviak, S.
    Mathematics Content, Pedagogy, and Classroom Assessment Teacher Professional Development
    Sponsoring Organization: Mathematics and Science Partnership Grants, Virginia Department of Education
    Date: 2008 - 2009
    Investigators:Myran, S.; Steckroth, J.; Doviack, S.
    Pedagogical Content Knowledge and Assessment Literacy in Middle School Mathematics
    Sponsoring Organization: State Council of Higher Education for Virginia
    Date: 2008 - 2009
    Awarding Organization: State
    Investigators:Myran, S.; Steckroth, J.; Doviack, S.
    Teaching American History Grant
    Sponsoring Organization: Newport News Public Schools, U.S. Department of Education
    Date: 2006 - 2009
    Investigators:Myran, S.
    Middle School Mathematics Pedagogical Content Knowledge and Assessment Training
    Sponsoring Organization: State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV)
    Date: July 1, 2008 - September 30, 2009
    Awarding Organization: State
    Investigators:Steckroth, J. J.; Myran, S.; Doviak, S.
    Mathematics Content, Pedagogy and Classroom Assessment Teacher Professional Development
    Sponsoring Organization: VA Department of Education
    Date: April 1, 2008 - March 31, 2009
    Awarding Organization: State
    Investigators:Steckroth, J. J.; Doviak, S.; Myran, S.; McKinney, S. E.
    Assessment for Learning Professional Development
    Sponsoring Organization: Norfolk Public Schools
    Date: 2007 - 2008
    Investigators:Myran, S.; Robinson, J.
    Dropout and Graduation Rates in Hampton Roads: Trends and Implications for School Improvement
    Sponsoring Organization: Norfolk Foundation
    Date: 2007 - 2008
    Investigators:Myran, S.
    Earth Systems Science: Content, Technology, and Data Collection
    Sponsoring Organization: State Council of Higher Education for Virginia: Improving Teacher Quality State Grant Program
    Date: 2007 - 2008
    Investigators:Myran, S.
    Improving Teacher Quality State Grant Program, Northampton County Public Schools
    Sponsoring Organization: State Council of Higher Education for Virginia
    Date: 2007 - 2008
    Investigators:Myran, S.
    Integrating Instruction and Assessment for Powerful Literacy
    Sponsoring Organization: Old Dominion University Research Foundation
    Date: 2007 - 2008
    Investigators:Myran, S.; Robinson, J.
    Newport News Leadership Development Preparation Program
    Sponsoring Organization: Virginia Department of Education
    Date: 2005 - 2008
    Investigators:Myran, S.
    Northampton County Pubic Schools/Old Dominion University Research to Practice Collaborative
    Sponsoring Organization: Virginia Department of Educaion
    Date: 2006 - 2007
    Investigators:Myran, S.; Robinson, J.
    Integrating reading/science into the core area for grades 4-8 teachers
    Sponsoring Organization: SCHEV
    Date: 2005 - 2006
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Mukkamala, R.; Gupta, A.; Myran, S.
    Northampton County Public Schools/Old Dominion University Research to Practice Collaborative
    Sponsoring Organization: Virginia Department of Education
    Date: 2005 - 2006
    Awarding Organization: State
    Investigators:Myran, S.; Richardson, R.
    Reading in the Content Area
    Sponsoring Organization: State Council of Higher Education for Virginia: Improving Teacher Quality State Grant Program
    Date: 2005 - 2006
    Investigators:Myran, S.; Gupta, A.