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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February 09, 2016
February 03, 2016
Students in California's Clovis Unified School District say the district's dress code violates their classmates' rights to free expression and adheres to outdated gender norms.
January 11, 2016
"I don't have time to ask questions and coddle kids that wave guns around," said a post on the Facebook page of the school resource officer, who worked in the district where 12-year-old Rice was a student before he was shot and killed by police in 2014.
January 06, 2016
The grant will help Baltimore City Schools students process tensions that surrounded the death of Freddie Gray, an unarmed man who died in police custody last year.
January 04, 2016
Students of color and students who are Syrian, Muslim, Middle Eastern, Arab, Sikh, or Jewish may feel unsafe at school in light of sensitive discussions about international events, officials in the U.S. Department of Education said.
December 03, 2015
The students, ages 10 and 11, had a homemade device filled with vinegar and cinnamon.
November 25, 2015
The principal of an elementary school located near a police precinct where five protesters were shot this week reassured her students in an emotional morning announcement.
November 23, 2015
Draft language for a new Elementary and Secondary Education Act seems to open the door for the use of noncognitive factors and student engagement in state accountability systems. But researchers say measures of such traits are imperfect.
November 16, 2015
Social-emotional learning programs give students a comfortable, familiar way to discuss difficult events, be they local or international, teachers say.
October 26, 2015
Students at a South Carolina high school recorded a school resource officer violently removing a student from her desk and dragging her across the classroom.