How much about the effect of media violence on school climate do we actually know?
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January 17, 2013
January 11, 2013
The White House contemplates supporting more armed officers in public schools. A coalition of groups says that won't boost safety but will snare students in the school discipline machine.
December 31, 2012
In this space, we've tried to bring you the latest news about student engagement, school climate, discipline, and student health and nutrition. We hope we've succeeded.
December 26, 2012
"I love this place," says Connie Sullivan, "I will stay here for the rest of my career, God willing."
December 19, 2012
Time magazine has named Malala Yousafzai, a Pakistani child and child-rights advocate who survived an assassination attempt, as one of its "Persons of the Year."
December 18, 2012
With the outpouring of grief over the Newtown, Conn. school massacre, a similar outpouring of support offers lifelines for those affected emotionally by the tragedy, both near and far from Sandy Hook.
December 13, 2012
At a U.S. Senate hearing, speakers outlined how bad behavior at school, once handled in house, is now triggering juvenile arrests that derail students' education.
November 28, 2012
In all, the agency said it received 28,971 complaints from 2009 to 2012, more than in any previous four-year period in its history. More than half were about disability issues.
October 25, 2012
A new study finds that adolescents who had been victimized by peers were more than twice as likely to contemplate suicide than peers.