Based on an analysis of the early years of NCLB, researchers suggest that, when standards increase, as they are expected to with common-core reforms, inequality between higher and lower-achieving students may also increase.
When a single mother loses her job, her children may suffer long-term educational and psychological consequences, a new study suggests.
Preliminary findings of a study suggest elementary students are more likely to get distracted during whole-group instruction at their desks and while working individually.
A recreation of a classical psychological study suggests that students can distinguish between enjoyment and learning when they evaluate lectures.
A new meta-analysis finds that, when it comes to computerized instruction, it does not matter if students get to control the pace and other aspects of their learning.
A new study has found that test scores were higher when elementary schools moved breakfast from the cafeteria to the classroom and served it during the school day.
An analysis of Census data finds that Asian-Americans with the same level of education as whites generally earn less money.
A preliminary analysis suggests that U.S. parents help more with 4th grade homework even though their children get less of it.
A book by two scholars examines the impact of the "prison boom" on children, and shows the disproportionate effects parental imprisonment has had on black youngsters.
Preliminary results of a new study suggest that school turnarounds work best when they combine dramatic staffing changes with strong support.