A new study suggests helping teenagers understand how people change in different situations can reduce their own hostility.
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February 12, 2013
February 11, 2013
The Cleveland, Ohio, district now heeds the early signs students may be in trouble, revamped in-school suspension, and installed a social-emotional learning program for all elementary students.
February 08, 2013
Social skills training can improve social and emotional development for special-needs children, according to a new review by the What Works Clearinghouse.
February 05, 2013
Harassment dropped sharply as students who identified themselves as lesbian, gay, or bisexual progressed from middle school to adulthood.
January 18, 2013
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.
January 17, 2013
How much about the effect of media violence on school climate do we actually know?
January 08, 2013
A new CDC report shows binge drinking is a problem for roughly one of every five girls in high school.
December 31, 2012
In this space, we've tried to bring you the latest news about student engagement, school climate, discipline, and student health and nutrition. We hope we've succeeded.
December 28, 2012
Mean girls and bullies may sit at the top of the classroom pecking order in Hollywood, but a new study suggests in real life, kindness is linked to popularity among middle schoolers.
December 20, 2012
America's children and their families are showing greater resilience and support in the face of rising poverty that has now wiped out the historic financial gains of the 1990s, according to an annual study.