A Colorado task force recommended educating parents about the risks of not vaccinating their children before allowing them to claim a personal exemption from the requirement.
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December 12, 2013
November 18, 2013
The leader of a Colorado charter school sought to combat bullying by trying to show students how it feels.
June 10, 2013
The quality of the survey is especially critical in New York, where scores from the survey are one of the only non-academic indicators used in annual school report cards.
May 30, 2013
Already, the Los Angeles school district is giving 7th and 9th grade health teachers the option of introducing students to the free service, Qpid.me.
May 01, 2013
Could one form of emergency contraception become more widely available at schools now that the FDA has eliminated the need for a prescription for girls 15 and older?
April 29, 2013
A new Arkansas law lists ways for educators to meet "the comprehensive needs of Arkansas children at each stage of a child's development from birth to postsecondary education or career."
March 29, 2013
In part driven by a federal grant program, more states are measuring schools' nonacademic attributes, including school climate and students' health.
March 28, 2013
One of the earliest effects of a parent's job loss is that children's performance at school declines.
March 25, 2013
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.
February 28, 2013
The district must stop using school police for discipline issues that school administrators can handle and stop suspending students out of school for minor misbehavior, among other steps.