Social skills training can improve social and emotional development for special-needs children, according to a new review by the What Works Clearinghouse.
A New Hampshire mentoring program helps high school students make the transition to college.
The American Educational Research Association has released an international compendium of research on ways to teach environmental education.
A child's ability to understand and manipulate sets of numbers in 1st grade predicts how well he or she will succeed in the math required both in secondary school and for day-to-day living, according to a study published in the current online edition of the journal PLOS One
Research partnerships are evolving to be more engaging and responsive to districts, according to a new report by the William T. Grant Foundation.
Students who perform well on tests of college math readiness process simple arithmetic problems differently than do students with lower math scores, a new brain-imaging study finds.
Mandatory school immunizations can lead not just to better health, but greater likelihood of graduating high school, a new study shows.
Top researchers are voicing support for the Institute of Education Sciences' plan to study cycles of school improvement.
Education researchers often worry that their work never catches the attention of policymakers and educators in the field, but in 2012, research has been in the spotlight—and occasionally on the hot seat.
Homework assignments that require family help can get parents more involved in middle school, a time many parents disengage, a new study finds.