A new study suggests that students who have lower-achieving classmates in college than they had in high school show more symptoms of depression.
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A new study comes as more high schools nationwide experiment with an array of school schedules, from late starts to four-day weeks and alternating block classes.
May 05, 2017
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May 23, 2016
Why don't more homeless and foster students get through college? Financial aid rules hurt, rather than help, vulnerable students get a fresh start, finds a new federal report.
February 12, 2016
Team-based science will require new skills of students that aren't always taught in typical U.S. science classes, say experts at the American Association for the Advancement of Science meeting.
January 11, 2016
Top academics isn't enough to get you into a top school if you are poor.
June 22, 2015
A Utah study suggests the main benefit for Advanced Placement students comes for those who complete and pass the test.
June 18, 2015
More than 40 percent of graduates with an associate degree go on to earn a bachelor's degree, finds a new report by the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center.
May 28, 2015
Federal data highlights deep disparities in college attainment.
January 14, 2015
A study of Washington state's college performance-funding system found a boost for short-term certificates, but not more valuable degrees.