Last updated: April 28, 2016
2016 study in the Journal of Marriage and Family that looks at whether girls and young women who take abstinence pledges are less likely to become pregnant, acquire STDs.
Last updated: April 25, 2016
2016 study published in the Review of Policy Research that examines the role the public plays in forming regulations on environmental policy issues in five states.
Last updated: April 22, 2016
2016 research brief from Scholars Strategy Network that looks at whether praise or money is a more effective tool for encouraging adolescents to complete after-school tutoring sessions.
Last updated: March 30, 2016
2016 study in The Review of Economics and Statistics that examines whether adolescents have higher grades, test scores if their math and English classes are scheduled at the start of the school day.
Last updated: March 16, 2016
2016 roundup of research that explores the growth in the number of white, Hispanic and Asian students attending the nation’s more than 100 HBCUs, or historically black colleges and universities.
Last updated: March 2, 2016
2016 study published in Social Problems that looks at how female math and science teachers influence high school students’ decisions to major in STEM fields.
Last updated: February 23, 2016
2016 study published in Social Problems that examines how racial disparities in school suspension rates affect racial differences in student achievement in math and reading.
Last updated: February 12, 2016
2016 primer for student journalists and new education reporters that offers information about sources and databases related to higher education in the U.S.
Last updated: February 10, 2016
2015 study published in the Review of Educational Research that examines 112 studies on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in higher education, with a focus on the “model minority” myth.