Within families, genetic differences may affect educational attainment.
The National Center for Education Statistics has released mapping data on school attendance zones in the United States for the 2013-14 school year.
Children learn what they live, particularly when it comes to loving or fearing mathematics, a new study finds.
Mischief, mental health issues and misunderstandings can be deadly for teenagers in encounters with the police.
The overall number of teachers is growing, but that still leaves holes in crucial areas.
But the link between "oral narrative" skills and early literacy was not seen in Latino, Asian, or white children, the study found.
More high-poverty schools are offering the advanced high school diploma, but poor students are still less likely to participate.
A new research partnership to evaluate K-12 education technology companies has chosen its first product to study.
The hiring pool improved for schools when the recession squeezed teachers, study finds.
And in some districts, shorter school weeks hurt the bottom line.