2014 report from the Pew Research Center detailing how the economic divide between college-educated and those without a degree is rising.
2014 study by the Research and Statistics Group of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York on employment prospects for recent college graduates and historical patterns.
Updated 2014: A selection of research on massive open online courses, including their potential and effectiveness and their impact on traditional education methods.
2013 Harvard study seeking to quantify the short- and long-term impact of fourth- through eighth-grade teachers by observing them in multiple classrooms.
2013 review of relevant reports and data relating to the success of college majors in securing employment, with particular focus on a May 2013 Georgetown report.
2013 roundup of research on the use of performance-enhancing drugs in athletics and academics as well as their potential health effects.
2013 study by University of Leeds and University of Missouri on gender differences in math and reading achievement.
2012 study from Stanford and Harvard Universities showing that the majority of low-income, high-achieving students do not apply to selective schools.
2013 report for National Center for Education Statistics examines the median federal debt burden accrued by students who did not complete their studies.
2013 study in The Journal of Higher Education on how taking time off before entering post-secondary education hurts some students and helps others.