Having a teacher of another race increases the risk that young boys of color will be suspended or chronically miss class, according to a new study.
December 2015 Archives
District leaders must consider a range of factors, ranging from poverty to public perception, when they decide to close campuses as Los Angeles Unified did this week.
All students and teachers were told to stay home as police investigate a bomb threat that was received by a member of the school board. New York City officials said they determined a similar threat there was a hoax.
While significant changes to gun laws have not materialized since the Sandy Hook shootings, the ways in which many educators, parents, and community members talk about and act on student safety has been profoundly reshaped.
As states prepare to expand their accountability systems to consider more non-academic data, California's CORE districts will share their social-emotional learning measures to help inform their decisions.
Many U.S. high schools and middle schools fall short of meeting the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's recommendations for sex education programs. How does your state stack up?
A Fox & Friends segment shows teens demonstrating Krav Maga techniques they've learned to fight school shooters. Do schools actually encourage confrontation with intruders?
The students, ages 10 and 11, had a homemade device filled with vinegar and cinnamon.
The Township High School District 211 in Palatine, Ill., was the first ever to be found in violation of federal civil rights laws over the treatment of a transgender student.
Issues important to LGBT students are too often ignored in school sex education classes, a coalition of advocacy groups said.
Title IX only protects students from discrimination on the basis of biological sex, not gender identity, a group of states said in a legal brief. The U.S. Department of Education disagrees.