Annie E. Casey Foundation releases its annual Kids Count data book.
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June 24, 2013
February 07, 2013
Mathematica Policy Research has launched a new center to study education in the most challenging communities internationally.
December 18, 2012
The Foundation for Child Development's 2012 child well-being index finds rising parent and child engagement and more responsible children, even amid harsher family economic situations.
February 14, 2012
Researchers from Washington University, St. Louis, and the University of California, Los Angeles used data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention analyze the relationship between the number of births to girls between 15-17 from 1997-2005 and the components of states' sexuality education programs from 1996-2004 (the years that would have influenced the birth rates for '97-'05).
October 22, 2010
The National PTA announced that 22 of PTAs around the country will receive grants of up to $1,000 to conduct activities to promote good nutrition and physical activity as part of its Healthy Lifestyles Month.
September 17, 2010
Each additional year of schooling that a country's women attain cuts by nearly 10 percent the children who will die before age 5, according to a new study.