2008 study in the Middle East Development Journal on the effect of Egyptian mothers’ education and financial position on their children’s education.
2010 report from the Education Trust on the relative characteristics of the for-profit school sector, including tuition costs, average student loan amounts and default rates, and graduation rates.
2010 study by researchers from the University of Virginia and Vanderbilt on the number of words that 12- to 18-month-olds picked up from a best-selling instructional DVD for children.
2010 study from Harvard, Northwestern, and the University of California, Berkeley, researchers on the potential long-term effects of high-quality early education.
2010 report from the National Center on Performance Incentives at Vanderbilt University on the impact of educator merit pay on students’ performance in mathematics.
2010 study by Northwestern University on the potential larger effects of early music training on the brain's development, including linguistic abilities.
2010 University of Wisconsin study on the results of mandatory financial education among very low-income families in a subsidized housing program.
2010 study published in the New England Journal of Medicine on the effects of a school-based program addressing risk factors for diabetes and obesity.
2010 paper in the Journal of Economic Perspectives on how the disparity in men's and women's math and verbal test scores might be explained by state or regional differences.
2009 Duke University and the University of Maryland study looking at school characteristics that influence the level of crime.