To save money and help with teacher recruitment, a growing number of public schools are taking Fridays off. We've gathered research on the benefits and consequences of four-day school weeks.
Having a garden at school might influence whether vegetables are available to children at home, a forthcoming study finds.
Most youth know sexting is a crime, but older teenagers are less likely to think they’d get in trouble for sharing or receiving sexually suggestive images of themselves or other teens, new research finds.
Privacy engineer Dipayan Ghosh offers tips to help journalists improve their coverage of data security and privacy issues, including the GDPR.
While research has shown boys tend to earn higher scores on standardized math tests and girls do better in reading and language arts, a new study suggests test format is partly to blame.
Journalists rely on three types of research papers most often in their work: White papers, working papers and peer-reviewed journal articles. We explain each, pointing out its strengths and weaknesses.
The crowd has wisdom, sure, but it also has capital. Now academics are turning to crowdfunding to finance their research.
This updated collection of research looks at how mandatory school uniforms impact student achievement, attendance and behavior as well as the presence of gangs in public schools.
This new roundup of research looks at how changes in college aid may affect student mobility and "brain drain" within states and regions of the country.
Scholars have found that teacher salaries are linked to employee retention and that higher pay may draw smarter people to the field.