A new book tracks the life of an undocumented teenager to illustrate why society must do more to help a generation of immigrant children meet its full potential.
The practice is ineffective and damaging, but many states are holding on tight to corporal punishment. Some students more than others are paying the price.
School bullying inflicts wounds that may surpass the trauma caused by childhood abuse and exposure to neighborhood violence.
Davies explores race and immigration in latest novel “The Fortunes.”
Fostering a “growth mindset” in students can be rewarding, but it could just be another way to blame them for problems that are institutionalized.
According to a new study, 6th graders experience less bullying and do better academically at schools with wider grade spans.
Why are student stress levels so elevated? Schools, parents, communities, and students all play a role, and solutions depend on everyone working together.
Black girls make up 16% of girls in U.S. public schools, but 42% of girls’ expulsions. What are the forces that have made these students targets?
Pronouncing students’ names incorrectly is a slight that can isolate students and affect learning. A new campaign is raising awareness of this often-neglected issue.
The results speak for themselves: In-school suspensions at piloted schools dropped by 70 percent. Out-of-school suspensions dropped by 77 percent.