Journalists discover that just one out of three low-income students in North Carolina with superior math scores are labeled gifted by educators.
Fostering a “growth mindset” in students can be rewarding, but it could just be another way to blame them for problems that are institutionalized.
For many students living in poverty, the community school model provides a network of support that makes life – and learning – a little easier.
Public education is just one path to the road of opportunity, say leading experts.
Nationwide, almost half of Black and Latino students attend high-poverty schools, compared with less than one in ten White students.
A new book looks at the families – including 3 million children – who live in extreme poverty. What can public schools do to intervene in this cycle?
A riveting new book examines why Mark Zuckerberg’s expensive project to transform Newark’s schools went belly-up.
The trend toward a majority-poor student population is a “prologue for a nation not at risk, but a nation in decline.”
Understanding the role of optimism and resilience can inform more effective programs and interventions, says child development expert.