"Children need to have stand-and-stare time imagining and pursuing their own thinking processes ... through play or just observing the world around them," the researcher says.
Educators on Twitter dissected the new PBS documentary "180 Days: A Year Inside an American High School" over issues of school climate.
The newest e-book from Education Week is all about classroom management
An analysis found 43 states include developing a positive school culture in their standards for principals, but most aren't ensuring that principals have that training.
A new PBS documentary explores a year in the life of a traditional public school in Washington, D.C.
Students randomly tested for alcohol in middle school seem less likely to drink and use drugs during those middle grades, and they are less likely to drink when they get older.
A Maryland county's best practices on hugging offer insight into how hard it is to draw the line on physical interaction.
The Meridian, Miss., school district has agreed to a number of actions to address problems with disparities in discipline between white and black students in the district.
For this group of students, schools appear to have issues needing tending to that go far beyond harassment and bullying.
The highly contagious illness, which causes severe vomiting and diarrhea, was responsible for nearly 1 million pediatric medical care visits in 2009 and 2010 in the United States.