Many immigrants come to the United States seeking a better life for their children, but a new report by the Harvard Educational Review finds those who come to the country illegally face worse social and academic development as they grow.
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September 21, 2011
September 20, 2011
Harvard University economist Roland G. Fryer, Jr., known for his work in tracing the potential causes and educational results of the achievement gaps for minority students, has been named one of 22 new fellows of the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.
September 19, 2011
Education Week resource highlights research and trends in data-driven decision making.
September 15, 2011
A new study points to a potential indicator to screen preschool-age students at risk of later math difficulty.
September 08, 2011
The Educational Research Service, a group serving school districts, is expected to close up shop in November after nearly 40 years.
September 07, 2011
A new nationwide study finds children of smokers miss more school days than those in a smoke-free home.
August 29, 2011
President Obama today nominated Princeton University labor economist and frequent education researcher Alan B. Krueger to be chairman of the Council of Economic Advisors.
August 25, 2011
The National Center for Education Statistics has released new state-level information on education reforms.
August 24, 2011
A British study finds that children as young as 2 can identify grammar and complex sentence structure.
August 23, 2011
After a more than two-year search, the Institute of Education Sciences has finally named Deborah L. Speece as commissioner of the National Center for Special Education Research.