Teachers and administrators do not talk enough with students about race or the harm caused by racist language. And that allows it to persist unchecked.
May 9, 2014 • 7:00 AM • Share
We’ll continue to work toward discovering why more and more kids are being diagnosed, but in the meantime we need to provide help for the ones who are already on the spectrum. One frustrated mom proposes 10 easy-to-implement solutions.
April 24, 2014 • 8:00 AM • Share
Kids with autism need help when it comes to making friends—but they also need their independence.
April 22, 2014 • 12:08 PM • Share
A new study of Texas teens found no connection between reading edgy books and mental health issues or delinquent behavior.
April 10, 2014 • 4:00 AM • Share
At least seven children died in Oklahoma this past week when two elementary schools were destroyed. Is shoddy construction to blame?
May 22, 2013 • 2:57 PM • Share
October 31, 2012 • 12:46 PM • Share
How the education reform agenda takes its cues from bad management philosophy—and ignores what actually works in business
September 17, 2012 • 4:00 AM • Share
Most principals can’t identify or explain what constitutes good teaching, much less help teachers improve, according to a new book.
September 24, 2011 • 4:00 AM • Share
A Central California community has added a fourth “R” to the core curriculum in its public schools: Religion. Sociologist Emile Lester answers our questions about the experiment.
August 26, 2011 • 4:00 AM • Share
The University of Chicago’s Urban Education Institute runs charter schools and uses innovative practices to provide inner-city children a pathway to college.
August 23, 2011 • 4:00 AM • Share
The world’s best school systems depend on teacher collaboration, but the concept has not caught on in the U.S. We found schools where teamwork is making a difference.
August 22, 2011 • 4:03 AM • Share
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