Report Roundup

July 19, 2017 – Education Week
 Strong oral-storytelling skills in preschool lead to better reading scores for black boys later in elementary school, finds a new study in the journal Child Development.
July 19, 2017 – Education Week
 Programs that teach students how to recognize their emotions, solve problems, and form healthy relationships may continue to show positive benefits for students months or years after they complete them, concludes a new meta-analysis in the journal Child Development.
July 19, 2017 – Education Week
 California's unusual transitional-kindergarten program is showing promising results when it comes to how prepared young children are to enter kindergarten itself.
July 19, 2017 – Education Week
 The professional climate of a school can create a "vicious cycle" of burnout and attrition among young teachers, says a new study in the journal Teaching and Teacher Education.
June 21, 2017 – Education Week
 The percentage of children living in poverty has fallen slightly over the past six years, as has the percentage of children whose parents lack secure employment and those whose families face a high housing-cost burden, according to an analysis of national data compiled in the Annie E. Casey Foundation.
June 21, 2017 – Education Week
  Earlier this month, Gallup and Strada Education Network reported on what people regret about their college choices. It found those who earned bachelor's degrees were more likely to regret their chosen field of study than those who earned associate, vocational/technical, or graduate degrees. Those who didn't earn degrees until they were 30 or older had fewer regrets, too.
June 21, 2017 – Education Week
  Public schools in rural areas lag in equitable funding, early-childhood education programs, and career and workforce readiness. A 50-state report by the Washington-based Rural School and Community Trust highlights the challenges that rural schools and districts continue to face.
June 21, 2017 – Education Week
  Students in charter schools that are run by for-profit companies perform markedly worse than their peers in charters managed by nonprofit groups, according to a study.
June 7, 2017 – Education Week
  What's the best way to study for a big test? Take more tests, finds a new meta-analysis in the journal Review of Educational Research.
June 7, 2017 – Education Week
  Half of the New Orleans teachers who were fired in the post-Katrina reorganization of that district never returned to teach in Louisiana public schools, according to a study from the Education Research Alliance at Tulane University.
June 7, 2017 – Education Week
  A new national survey finds a striking "lack of knowledge about foreign language teaching and learning."
June 7, 2017 – Education Week
  The federal Bureau of Indian Affairs consistently lets safety problems slide in the 185 schools run by the Bureau of Indian Education, according to a study by the Government Accountability Office.
June 7, 2017 – Education Week
  The wealth of student data generated today can help educators learn about student thinking and effective teaching in ways "that were unimagined just a decade ago," but also can create deep concerns about student privacy and the proper use of data, a report by the National Academy of Education says.
May 31, 2017 – Education Week
  About 40 percent of all school-aged children in special education are classified as having "specific learning disabilities," which include dyslexia and other disorders, finds the latest study by the National Center for Learning Disabilities.
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