The newest results on the international PISA test show how factors like attendance and school climate correlate with academic achievement.
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December 06, 2016
November 01, 2016
A research analysis finds links between improved school climate and the narrowing of achievement gaps for low-income students.
November 01, 2016
Students matched to a same-race teacher are less likely to be expelled, suspended, or assigned detention than students being taught by a different-race teacher, an analysis of North Carolina discipline data finds.
October 19, 2016
An emotional video campaign illustrates the ways meaningful adult relationships can counter the effects of childhood trauma on the brain.
September 06, 2016
Half of all chronically absent students live in 4 percent of the nation's school districts, a new analysis of federal civil rights data show.
August 01, 2016
Eight states will work cooperatively with the Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning to create and implement plans to draft statewide social-emotional learning standards and policies.
July 29, 2016
Personalized professional development in instructional improvement can lead to reduced and more equitable disciplinary referrals, a study finds.
July 18, 2016
A growth mindset may buffer students from the effects of poverty on academic achievement, Stanford researchers concluded after studying test scores and survey results for 168,000 Chilean students.
June 21, 2016
The Annie E. Casey Foundation's annual Kids Count Data Book cites improvements for teens, but notes that minorities still lag in several areas compared to their white peers.
June 10, 2016
A new, first-of-its-kind trove of federal data on chronic absenteeism shows the depth of what officials and advocates have labeled a crisis. Here are some of the most striking facts.