One in five teens struggle to afford menstrual products. Virginia is poised to become the fifth state to make them free in public school bathrooms.
The number of students who have experienced homelessness during the last three school years has risen to 1.5 million – a 15% increase since 2015-16.
For programs to succeed, they must be comprehensive and be implemented strategically. And supporting educators every step of the way is critical.
Every high school teacher—and many educators of younger students—knows a student considering suicide. But these young people can be kept safe, experts say.
A new study examines why parents and educators should work together to celebrate differences and explore social identities with children and students.
From #RedForEd victories to new trauma-informed practices, NEA educators did great things this past year. Let’s keep it going in 2020!
St. Paul educators offer contract proposal that calls for every public school to be staffed by a comprehensive, licensed mental-health team.
Students with autism are easy targets for bullies. Educators are on the lookout, but they need help to identify and defuse these situations, says expert.
More schools are leveraging peer counseling and mentoring programs to supplement suicide prevention and trauma-informed strategies.