Students who took music classes developed improved and lasting phonological skills that can translate to language abilities, new research finds.
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July 29, 2015
June 11, 2015
Unlike some other statewide programs, teaching students about organ donation hasn't helped increase the number of transplantations.
April 13, 2015
Education Week's new report "Blended Learning: Breaking Down the Barriers" features a story highlighting research on the effectiveness of such techniques.
March 05, 2015
Fifteen-year-old girls are more likely to be proficient in reading, mathematics, and science than their male peers, according to a new analysis. But among top-performing students, girls do worse than boys in math and science.
November 05, 2014
Charter schools using personalized learning boosted students' math and reading achievement more than schools using traditional educational techniques with students, a new study found.
September 08, 2014
Key phrases help companies and others raise money through Kickstarter, a study finds, and that information could help education businesses seeking support through the crowd-funding vehicle.
June 03, 2014
A study by the Center on Reinventing Public Education shows that charter schools' ability to implement personalized learning is largely tied to pay for technology.
June 11, 2013
A new report profiles five public schools that are using an expanded school day to help provide a strong arts focus.
February 22, 2013
Charter school students gain, on average, an additional month of learning in reading and five additional months of learning in math than their public school peers.
July 02, 2012
Researchers found that young children's beliefs can affect performance.