Students in New York City's small high schools are more likely to graduate than other students, according to the latest in an ongoing longitudinal evaluation.
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Canadian education researcher Ben Levin faces new counts on child pornography.
July 02, 2013
The National Center on Education Research has awarded nearly $76 million in new grants, including several to build research partnerships with educators.
June 14, 2013
A federal interagency initiative hopes to test new policies and programs to support disconnected youth.
June 11, 2013
The American Educational Research Association today praised the National Science Foundation's effort to implement new Congressional rules for political science research without damaging its peer review system.
June 07, 2013
The National Academy of Education has tapped young and upcoming education researchers to become postdoctoral and thesis fellows.
June 06, 2013
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