For this group of students, schools appear to have issues needing tending to that go far beyond harassment and bullying.


The highly contagious illness, which causes severe vomiting and diarrhea, was responsible for nearly 1 million pediatric medical care visits in 2009 and 2010 in the United States.


From 2008 to 2010 the percentage of parents who were not planning to have their daughters vaccinated against HPV grew from about 40 percent to 44 percent.


A new report on school start times shows homeschooled students match best with researcher recommendations. That's in no small part because of the short commute.


A presidential commission is advising caution because, it says,children have nothing to gain from the anthrax vaccine testing in the short term, and they cannot legally consent to it.


While Connecticut regulations for school buildings set standards for school lighting and air quality, none address school safety.


A new set of briefs on topics including bullying, dropout prevention, and inclusion present the latest in research and best practice for effective school climate reform.


Schools must change for the juvenile justice system to change, advocates tell Congress and the president.


The new movie, "A Place at the Table," depicts the struggle for food among the impoverished.


Civil rights groups condemned the suspension of Pennsylvania students over what a school labeled a "very graphic and very vulgar" imitation of the Harlem Shake.


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