A new study examines lessons from five years of restructuring under the No Child Left Behind Act.
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December 07, 2009
October 28, 2009
States are ignoring privacy protections while building data warehouses, a new study says.
August 28, 2009
In their new book NurtureShock, a pair of authors share some recent research to suggest that much of what we thought we know about teaching and raising children was off track.
July 27, 2009
Think tank studies aren't dominating news coverage, says a new report, but they may get more than their share of the spotlight.
June 19, 2009
Michigan State University has received a $5 million federal grant to create a doctoral program to teach budding researchers to apply economic techniques to education policy questions.
June 12, 2009
Students really do learn less when a cellphone rings in the middle of class, according to a forthcoming study by researchers from the University of Washington in St. Louis.
June 11, 2009
Using new technology to study what teachers see in their classrooms, a University of Michigan professor is finding that novice and experienced teachers look at their students in very different ways.
June 04, 2009
The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching unveils the first of several projects to reflect its new approach to research and development.
June 02, 2009
An innovative study finds that playing a television in the home dramatically reduces the amount of words that young children hear and try to speak.
May 15, 2009
The first-of-a-kind Handbook of Research on School Choice offers a primer on a wide range of forms of school-choice, including charter schools, private-school vouchers, homeschooling, and magnet schools.