One of the most important role for nurses is to advocate for the civil rights of all students, says Virginia school nurse.
A well-rounded child is not one who sits and takes tests all day. It’s time for schools to return students to a healthier state of play.
Understanding how severe stress affects students is the important first step in creating trauma-sensitive classrooms.
Speaking up on behalf of students who have no voice or power, educators are determined to tackle the institutional racism that lies behind the Flint water crisis.
Embedded advertising in schools is more prevalent than ever, even though it jeopardizes the well-being of children and generates little revenue for education.
Schools are being urged to start later so students get enough sleep to learn and stay healthy. Researchers say high school shouldn’t begin until 10 a.m.
National recommendations say that kids should be getting half of their daily exercise at school. That’s not happening.
A proposed waiver from the Healthy, Hunger Free Kids Act will only undermine recent progress.