Children who are among the oldest in their kindergarten class are more likely than younger classmates to take and pass advanced courses, among other benefits, a new study finds.
The Senate will mark up reauthorization of the federal education research law next week.
New research surveys are planned to keep track of teachers' and principals' reactions to major education policies over time.
How many potential "whole school" reforms under the new federal school improvement grant rules will meet the What Works Clearinghouse's high standards for evidence?
After two years of instruction in a community music program, students showed improvement in brain scans tracking how they distinguished among speech sounds.
Parents' school experiences can shape students' ways and willingness to ask for help.
Students write less but remember more concepts when they take notes by hand, a new study finds.
A new research group will study Philadelphia's schools in a time of flux.
Brain activity moves from the center of executive function to a region associated with memory as children become math proficient, finds a new study.
Can limited vocabulary silence the better angels of students' nature? New research suggests poor speech skills may cause later behavior problems.