A researcher in narcissism argues self-esteem boosting efforts in schools may have increased tolerance but reduced empathy in students.
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May 30, 2014
A presidential task force cites key points in the lives of young men of color that deserve special focus, including early-childhood support and graduating high school ready for college.
April 22, 2014
A new guide encourages personal plans to leverage community supports to meet the social, emotional, and academic needs of students.
March 12, 2014
A teaching approach that emphasizes fostering students' autonomy and social and emotional skills leads to academic gains, according to a new study.
February 11, 2014
While a Maryland district plans to form a Cybercivility Task Force to address inappropriate online postings, the role of schools in addressing such behavior is largely uncharted territory.
January 10, 2014
A new study attempts to probe how much the practice can explain adolescent sexual behavior.
December 23, 2013
When adults make mistakes on social media, they can become powerful examples for classroom discussions about the consequences of online speech.
November 18, 2013
The leader of a Colorado charter school sought to combat bullying by trying to show students how it feels.
September 05, 2013
Benefits of programs to improve students' social-emotional skills and strengthen relationships with teachers are seen in middle school.