Biennial CDC report tracks health risk behaviors among young people, drawing upon survey results from 42 states and 21 large urban school districts.
Gov. Tom Corbett signed legislation in February allowing audio recording for "disciplinary and security purposes" in Pennsylvania school buses.
Students competed at cooking healthy school meals in Washington while lawmakers continued to battle over federal school meal standards.
Over a multi-year period, nonfatal incidents decreased, and fewer students reported being afraid of attack or harm at school.
Students countered a Westboro Baptist protest outside a Washington, D.C., high school with a rally in support of their LGBTQ community.
Oregon and Virginia will each receive $5,000 grants to reform school discipline policies in each state, with the goal of making them less punitive and exclusionary.
A new report provides suggestions for ways schools can reform harsh discipline practices and better support behavior problem management.
A University of Illinois at Chicago researcher shows how girls' social relationships may influence their opportunities to learn in mathematics.
The Education Department ramped up its efforts today to increase educational stability for children in the foster care system.
A presidential task force cites key points in the lives of young men of color that deserve special focus, including early-childhood support and graduating high school ready for college.