Students in several states have staged walkouts in the days since the election to protest President-elect Donald Trump.
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While surveillance technology can have many benefits, including making schools safer and keeping students on task, it can also have unintended consequences in areas like equity and privacy, says a report by the National Association of State Boards of Education.
October 19, 2016
An emotional video campaign illustrates the ways meaningful adult relationships can counter the effects of childhood trauma on the brain.
September 20, 2016
Schools are missing out on a learning opportunity if they respond to students' national anthem protests with discipline, a First Amendment advocate says.
September 06, 2016
Half of all chronically absent students live in 4 percent of the nation's school districts, a new analysis of federal civil rights data show.
August 19, 2016
A school's rule has gone viral, sparking debates about student independence, parental involvement, and school support. Context matters, a psychologist says.
August 10, 2016
A principal gained insights on her school's policies and practices by following a student for a day in an exercise meant to promote empathy.
July 18, 2016
A growth mindset may buffer students from the effects of poverty on academic achievement, Stanford researchers concluded after studying test scores and survey results for 168,000 Chilean students.
July 11, 2016
How can teachers address two recent high-profile police shootings and the death of five Dallas police officers in the classroom? Here are some resources.
May 02, 2016
University of Pennsylvania psychology Professor Angela Duckworth released a new book on grit Monday, exploring the depths and misconceptions about her research on persistence and passion.