Test-based retention in 8th grade increases the likelihood of criminal conviction by age 25, according to a new study.
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January 02, 2019
September 21, 2018
Adolescents show mixed opinions over gender equality in recent survey.
April 02, 2018
A new study suggests that students who have lower-achieving classmates in college than they had in high school show more symptoms of depression.
March 30, 2018
A new study comes as more high schools nationwide experiment with an array of school schedules, from late starts to four-day weeks and alternating block classes.
November 15, 2017
About 1 in 30 youths between ages 13 and 17 are homeless in a given year, according to the first in a series of reports by researchers at Chapin Hall, an independent policy research center at the University of Chicago.
October 18, 2017
The move to middle school can be a rougher adjustment for students who were high achievers at their elementary schools, finds a new study.
March 09, 2016
The latest in a series of studies finds students in schools that practice "deeper learning" approaches are more likely to graduate high school and enroll in four-year colleges.
February 12, 2016
Team-based science will require new skills of students that aren't always taught in typical U.S. science classes, say experts at the American Association for the Advancement of Science meeting.
June 25, 2015
A Massachusetts-based program has taken aim at curbing high stress levels among millennials and is having some early success, according to researchers.
June 22, 2015
A Utah study suggests the main benefit for Advanced Placement students comes for those who complete and pass the test.