2015 study from Cornell University and Southern Illinois University that explores how participating in high-school sports may influence a person's job prospects, leadership skills and late-life personality.
A 2015 study in the
Journal of School Health examining whether family income affects the eating and exercise habits of children during their summer break from school.
2015 review of recent research on the relationship between the presence of urban vegetation or green space and human health and well-being.
2015 research brief on the impact of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, by Jaein Josefina Lee, Carolina Valdivia Ordorica and Kristina Brant of Harvard University.
2015 roundup of research on the use of performance-enhancing drugs in athletics and academics as well as their potential health effects.
2015 study from Harvard showing how neighborhood circumstance can have a substantial impact on a child's future earnings.
2015 research brief on best practices for finding and developing effective teachers, by Nicholas D. Hartlep, Christopher M. Hansen and Brian R. Horn of Illinois State University.
2015 research brief on the experiences of boys and girls who have had incarcerated parents compared to those who had not, by Allison Dwyer Emory of Cornell University.
2015 study in
Nature Neuroscience showing the relationship between a child's family income and parental education levels and the amount of brain surface area.
2015 study from Stanford researchers suggesting overall gains for urban charter schools, relative to traditional schools; growth was particularly strong for disadvantaged students.