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 researchers from UCSF, the University of Oklahoma and UC Berkeley on the prevalence of obesity among California public school students.
2010 study by Northwestern University on the potential larger effects of early music training on the brain's development, including linguistic abilities.
2010 report by the Pew Hispanic Center on the characteristics of unauthorized immigrants' families, parenting status and their children.
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 by the Harvard Medical School examining whether treating children and adults with mental health illnesses could reduce crime.
2010 study looking at the potential effects on children's diet of putting nutrition information on fast food items.
2009 Tufts University study on the relationship between household tobacco use and child nutrition in the developing world.
2008 University of California, San Francisco, study on the causes behind the high rate of dental care among the state's Latino children.