A new series of reports argues that disparate rates of school discipline for African-American students and those with disabilities drive up the dropout risks and help push them into the juvenile justice system.
A teaching approach that emphasizes fostering students' autonomy and social and emotional skills leads to academic gains, according to a new study.
In a lengthy profile, Peter Lanza said he doesn't think anyone could have predicted his son's actions.
A new study finds that having a bedroom television leads to excessive weight gain in adolescents.
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Researchers analyzed three years of discipline data.
While food waste remains an issue, it did not increase after the schools in the study implemented new nutrition standards, the researchers found.
The scores are mandated by the Garden State's Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights Act.
School nutrition leaders say kitchen upgrades necessary to meet new standards for healthy student meals.
The policy is part of a larger plan to lower suspension rates in the district.