Because enrollment in Catholic schools dipped after 2002, some research suggests that Catholic-school students may not be the best comparison group for gauging NCLB's impact.
A bold experiment in New York to pay families for responsible parenting ended after results showed its initial improvements were modest.
The federal What Works Clearinghouse says a much-talked-about study of the Harlem Children's Zone meets its research-design criteria.
The University of North Texas announced this week that it is taking steps to explore the idea of becoming the second public university in the U.S. to post faculty research on the Web.
If you think the disappointing NAEP scores released this week closed the coffin lid on NCLB, think again, say a group of Northwestern University researchers.
Researchers find that parents are spending more time with their kids, and the increase is twice as large for college-education parents.
A $4 million study will look at whether teachers trained in new "residency" programs are as effective as their traditionally trained counterparts.
A new study points to a discovery that might one day lead to the development of a pill that could boost teenagers' learning capacity.
Early findings from a study of a Los Angeles program that links college mentors to high school juniors credits the program for putting more disadvantaged students on college-going paths.
The latest report from Brookings' Brown Center of Education puts stagnating NAEP scores in context, finds that few schools ever turn around, and compares conversion charter schools to those that start from scratch.