Each year, the federal government distributes billions of dollars in Title I grants to school districts based on the number of low-income children each district serves. Localize your state's stakes with our interactive maps.
A new paper quantifies the amount of household instability U.S. children experience over the course of their childhoods. A key source of instability: siblings, stepsiblings and other relatives.
One thing is clear from academic research on rural schools: closings and consolidations can drastically change the flavor of civic life in a rural community.
Research in the journal Labour Economics pits three factors against each other to help explain why teen employment has been declining for decades.
Distinguishing between in-state and out-of-state college tuition creates missed opportunities from a national perspective.
Offering families financial assistance to purchase food in the summer improved school-aged children’s food security by 20 percent and boosted the quality of their diets.
What are schools doing to prepare against gun violence? We've gathered research on strategies and effects.
Some immigrant groups in the U.S. seem to be more successful than others. A new paper looks at how country of origin correlates with measures of personal success.
Over a million international students study in the United States. China provides almost a third, according to a new government paper.
Teenage immigrants have a harder time adjusting to their new country than young children. They attend fewer years of school and earn less money as adults, a new study finds.