How to increase access to gift...

Sep 14, 2019 by

Jonathan Wa and Frank C. Worrell – New York City could be on the verge of dismantling gifted programs at its elementary and...

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Daily exercise can boost child...

Sep 12, 2019 by

Michael McCluskey – Most parents are aware that physical activity is good for children – as it can help to improve their sense...

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Parents can help kids catch up...

Sep 2, 2019 by

Kindel Turner Nash – Because I conduct research about reading, parents often ask me the same question: “What can I do to help...

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Academic Freedom: universities...

Aug 29, 2019 by

There is growing concern that China is trying to use universities to silence its critics in the West. This is an important year in...

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What’s the best way to t...

Aug 23, 2019 by

Children as young as eight or nine could be taught in a more adult, analytical way. People often assume that children learn new...

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Mexican president López Obrado...

Aug 18, 2019 by

In February, thousands of women marched in Mexico City to demand that President Andrés Manuel López Obrador do more to keep women...

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What school segregation looks ...

Jul 29, 2019 by

Erica Frankenberg – Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris, a senator from California, has spoken about how she...

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Lead-based paint found in half...

Jul 27, 2019 by

Lead-based paint is being found in roughly half of schools that do inspections, a federal report reveals. Carlos Osario/AP With all...

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Facebook algorithm changes sup...

Jul 27, 2019 by

Facebook serves as a gatekeeper of the information diets of more than 200 million Americans and 2 billion users worldwide. Facebook’s...

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Heat stroke: A doctor offers t...

Jul 19, 2019 by

Gabriel Neal – I easily remember laughing at Wile E. Coyote trying to catch the Road Runner while watching Saturday morning...

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3 myths to bust about breaking...

Jul 19, 2019 by

Bhaskar Chakravorti – As the public and government regulators around the world discuss whether and how to manage the power of...

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Asbestos in schools: what you ...

Jul 12, 2019 by

Andrew Watterson – The Department for Education referred nearly 700 schools in England to the Health and Safety Executive (HSE)...

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School exclusions are on the u...

Jul 11, 2019 by

After years of decline, school exclusions are on the rise again, according to official figures for the Department for Education. The...

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Outdoor learning has huge bene...

Jun 27, 2019 by

Research shows that healthier and happier children do better in school, and that education is an important determinant of future...

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Academic Freedom: universities...

Jun 20, 2019 by

This is an important year in Chinese history. It marks the anniversaries of two political movements involving students and scholars:...

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Activists want a San Francisco...

Jun 17, 2019 by

For nearly a century, a massive mural by painter Victor Arnautoff titled “The Life of Washington” has lined the hallways of San...

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Academic Freedom: universities...

Jun 15, 2019 by

This is an important year in Chinese history. It marks the anniversaries of two political movements involving students and scholars:...

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I was an expert witness agains...

Jun 2, 2019 by

Jennifer Rich – When I first set out to research how the Holocaust was being depicted in textbooks in New Jersey’s public...

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Why big bets on educational re...

Jun 2, 2019 by

Jack Schneider, David Menefee-Libey – The Gates Foundation is regrouping after its latest school improvement disappointment,...

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We’re in a golden age of...

Jun 1, 2019 by

Robin R. Means Coleman – In the horror genre, black is definitely back. The movie “Ma,” which premieres on May 31, will star...

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