A pair of Louisiana researchers, in a new study, find that educators in the state's lowest-performing schools spend more time doing state-required paperwork than peers in more successful schools.
The Institute of Education Sciences' director got a warm reception from his fellow researchers at American Educational Research Association's annual meeting.
In protest of Arizona's new immigration law, the 25,000-member American Educational Research Association resolved, at its annual meeting this weekend, to not hold any of its meetings in that state.
Researchers find that more than 60 percent of assistant principals leave the job after five years.
Judith Warren Little will head the grduate school of education at the University of California, Berkeley.
More than 12,000 education researchers are converging on the Mile-High City for the American Educational Research Association's annual research fest.
A new $1 billion program to open up access to higher education for poor, minority students appears to be increasing college-retention rates.
When it comes to autonomy, a new report says, the typical charter school gets a C+.
Experts on learning are among the scientists newly elected to the National Academy of Sciences.
A study finds that just participating in a competition can put the brains of competitive people into high gear.