At one time or another, most students feel antsy going into a big test. A new study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences suggests two ways teachers can help students thrive in spite of stress.
The highly polarizing 2016 Presidential campaign blitzed the swing state of Virginia. And in the year that followed, a new study in the journal Educational Researcher suggests school bullying problems likewise split along political lines.
Test-based retention in 8th grade increases the likelihood of criminal conviction by age 25, according to a new study.
In a new commentary, cognitive researchers call for educational app developers to focus on four areas where cognitive science could improve how apps support learning in the classroom.
2018 has been a fascinating year in education research, despite some ups and downs for the U.S. Department of Education's key research office.
Young people's educational trajectory has become less tied to how far their parents went in school, according to a new study, but students in the South have not seen as much progress in educational mobility.
Research shows improvement for black and low-performing students in reading and math when matched with a teacher of color.
No student is eager to show her parents a less than stellar report card, but a new study suggests bad grades may put some children at risk for physical abuse.
Decades after taking part in a remedial education program in Israeli high schools, the students who participated show surprising benefits, according to a new study.
A new survey of Schooling in America finds teachers have lost faith in