While recovering from the symptoms of a concussion, a vast majority of students reported having one or more issues that impaired their academic work, according to a new report.
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May 11, 2015
May 05, 2015
The Illinois Senate unanimously approved a bill that would require concussion oversight teams that would establish return-to-play and return-to-learn protocols.
April 28, 2015
The average student-athlete reported loging roughly 50 hours per week on athletics, which often adversely affects their academic work.
March 17, 2015
While the University of Kentucky is the overwhelming favorite to win the 2015 NCAA men's basketball tournament, an academically based tournament would produce a far different outcome.
January 14, 2015
Participation in physical education may have a beneficial effect on the academic performance of African-American high school girls, suggests a new study.
September 24, 2014
When paired in extracurricular activities with peers who have higher-than-normal grade point averages, high schoolers are twice as likely to enroll in a four-year college.
September 23, 2014
Among both boys and girls, physical activity during recess in 1st grade was directly correlated to reading fluency through 1st and 2nd grades.
August 29, 2014
In an interview with The Wall Street Journal, National Football League chief marketing officer Mark Waller shared how the league hopes to reach young football fans.
June 12, 2014
Five cities, including Dallas, Los Angeles, and Pittsburgh, are launching citywide initiatives this summer aimed at providing more young people with opportunities to learn after the school year ends.
March 27, 2014
New research suggests that parental help with homework may be doing more academic harm than good.