Students who were chronically absent or at risk of dropping out before the coronavirus outbreak are even more at risk now that schools are closed, experts say.

If school closures extend a month or spread nationwide, it could cost the U.S. economy some $50 billion, says a new study by a pair of economists.

The world's largest education research group said it will work to convert much of the annual meeting into a virtual experience for attendees and presenters.

At first glance, it could seem that teenagers just really, really hate high school. But Yale researchers found deeper student engagement issues.

The likelihood that a low-performing 3rd-grader will grow to an academically solid 10th-grader, or graduate from high school at all, is tightly tied to where the child grows up.

The White House's fiscal 2020 budget proposes changes to the center that administers the Nation's Report Card, along with cuts to federal education research in several agencies.

Preschool-age children who frequently play number-related games at home show better math skills and growth by the end of kindergarten, finds a new study in the journal Child Development.

More than 3 out of 4 times younger children consider suicide or self harm, the adults around them have no idea, a new longitudinal study finds. Three common misconceptions may help explain why.

In an unusual research-practice partnership, teachers learn to monitor students' brain activity in school as they learn to read, to help researchers identify potential signs of progress.

For the first time in 40 years, the percentage of black 18- to 24-year-olds with a high school credential was nearly the same as that of white 18- to 24-year-olds, according to new data from the National Center for Education Statistics.

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