Asthma has been linked to higher rates of school absenteeism, and from there to lower grades and test scores, although it may not be the sole reason behind low student achievement.
The Open Circle Program at the Wellesley Centers for Women offers the best 25 books—new and old— to teach elementary-age children social-emotional lessons.
A Duke University study shows that while the level of racial segregation in North Carolina schools has remained steady in recent years, economic gaps have grown.
In a new report, civil rights groups say Mississippi is in the throes of a school-to-prison pipeline crisis.
How much about the effect of media violence on school climate do we actually know?
In many school districts, more than 90 percent of schools that serve lunch to low-income students now serve breakfast at school, too, new data show.
New York City used a federal program aimed at improving the safety of routes to school, a program whose funding was recently cut off by Congress.
The White House contemplates supporting more armed officers in public schools. A coalition of groups says that won't boost safety but will snare students in the school discipline machine.
A federal judge allowed a school to transfer out a student whose parents objected to her being part of an anti-truancy student-tracking program.
A new CDC report shows binge drinking is a problem for roughly one of every five girls in high school.