Mean girls and demeaning boys on teen shows are linked to later real-life social aggression in teenagers, a new study finds.
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The Walton Family Foundation will fund research on measuring and nurturing social-emotional skills and grit.
July 09, 2015
A new report released today includes the most recent federal data on issues like school-related deaths, student victimization, bullying, drugs, and school safety measures.
June 23, 2015
Advocates of restorative justice announced a victory Tuesday, as the Los Angeles Unified School District announced the reallocation of some school-policing funds toward programs meant to improve school climate.
June 12, 2015
New research underscores the important role that adult alcohol policies and habits play on youth drinking.
May 13, 2015
Measures used to assess student progress in development of social and emotional traits are limited and should not be used to penalize or compare schools, Angela Duckworth and David Yeager wrote.
March 27, 2015
While 3-in-4 young adults support public school sex education, less than half have found it useful in real life situations.
March 19, 2015
The decreases come as teachers and students report feeling safer in the city's schools, according to the University of Chicago Consortium on Chicago School Research.
February 24, 2015
Forget narrowing the academic curriculum; could accountability narrow schools' focus on student behaviors?
January 07, 2015
Teens overestimate how often their peers participate in risky sexual and drug-related behaviors, and those misperceptions may cause them to adjust their own behaviors, a study found.