Student engagement, students' perception of safety at school, and their health played a role in their performance on international tests.
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December 11, 2012
December 07, 2012
In separate reports, the NAACP and the Annie E. Casey Foundation looked at the broad causes of, and solutions to, America's education problems. Government was part of both.
November 16, 2012
A sweeping analysis of student mobility in Ohio has found a number of revolving-door districts, where students perform no better, if not worse, than the economically disadvantaged.
October 29, 2012
Flush with $24 million in federal money, the Michigan Department of Education launched an initiative today that hopes to bolster student achievement by working physical and social-emotional learning into instruction.
October 22, 2012
Some schools say they find these methods actually change students' behavior, while out-of-school suspensions teach students little.
October 18, 2012
Amid criticism, many schools quickly dropped their association with the event that promotes tolerance, while others decided to sign on.
October 11, 2012
The Coalition of Schools Educating Boys of Color, or COSEBOC, is a network of schools and educators focused on strategies and practices that promote high achievement and success for African-American and Latino boys.
October 10, 2012
In 2010, the U.S. Senate asked two organizations to create an annual evaluation of the country's support for children. Today, those organizations released their first report.
October 03, 2012
Organized by the American Library Association, Banned Books Week celebrates open access to information, while issuing a call to action against censorship.
October 02, 2012
In this new venture, Education Week will explore classroom conduct, school climate, student engagement—and how all of these things affect learning and connect to one another.