At first glance, it could seem that teenagers just really, really hate high school. But Yale researchers found deeper student engagement issues.
The likelihood that a low-performing 3rd-grader will grow to an academically solid 10th-grader, or graduate from high school at all, is tightly tied to where the child grows up.
Advocates Concerned Trump Plan Will Slash Ed. Research, Unmoor Nation's Report Card and Statistics Center
The White House's fiscal 2020 budget proposes changes to the center that administers the Nation's Report Card, along with cuts to federal education research in several agencies.
Preschool-age children who frequently play number-related games at home show better math skills and growth by the end of kindergarten, finds a new study in the journal Child Development.
More than 3 out of 4 times younger children consider suicide or self harm, the adults around them have no idea, a new longitudinal study finds. Three common misconceptions may help explain why.
In an unusual research-practice partnership, teachers learn to monitor students' brain activity in school as they learn to read, to help researchers identify potential signs of progress.
For the first time in 40 years, the percentage of black 18- to 24-year-olds with a high school credential was nearly the same as that of white 18- to 24-year-olds, according to new data from the National Center for Education Statistics.
A decade after the Education Department launched its $7 billion school improvement grants and four years after Congress killed the program, the most comprehensive longitudinal study to date paints the much-maligned program in a potentially better light.
Results are unimpressive so far from a Washington state program that guarantees college scholarships to middle school students who keep a pledge to make it through high school with a 2.0 GPA, avoid trouble with the law, and apply for student aid.
New research suggests anxiety can make students avoid engaging in math, even when they could gain big rewards from doing so. But a separate study also offers a simple way teachers can help math-anxious students build confidence.