A recent poll shows that high school students are reading just as much as the rest of the population, and sometimes more.
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September 17, 2014
September 12, 2014
The venerable newsmagazine features its latest ranking of U.S. high schools and other education stories.
September 08, 2014
The philanthropist has invested $10 million to bring a new approach to history instruction to high school classrooms, according to a recent feature in the New York Times Magazine.
August 14, 2014
More high schools are starting the day later as a growing body of research finds that teens' grades and health are suffering due to sleep deprivation.
July 23, 2014
Studies of the effects of "double dose" classes rarely take into account students' lost opportunity for electives.
July 15, 2014
If states don't modify their use of high school exit exams, there could be bad consequences for students, a New America Foundation report says.
June 05, 2014
Average high school music enrollment rates have remained flat for about three decades but have declined for Hispanics, special education students, and English-learners since NCLB became law, a new study finds.
June 04, 2014
A new federal report found that fewer graduates of rural schools completed a sequence of science courses than graduates of non-rural schools.
May 29, 2014
BookMarks interviews Joshua Steckel and Beth Zasloff, authors of Hold Fast to Dreams: A College Guidance Counselor, His Students, and the Vision of a Life Beyond Poverty (The New Press, 2014).
May 14, 2014
U.S.-style, subject-by-subject tracking is nearly as inequitable as old-fashioned vocational/academic streaming, an analysis of international high school math achievement finds.