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.
While progress is being made in reducing harassment or bullying in schools, some data may be too good to be true.
For many students living in poverty, the community school model provides a network of support that makes life – and learning – a little easier.
A new Mexican-American Studies textbook highlights how politics and the “white redemption narrative” block diverse perspectives in the classroom.
It doesn’t take a hero to integrate the cultures and views of students into the learning experience, says Dr. Christopher Emdin.