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Brander S. Suero, 16, walks past Central Park East High School after buying lunch in Harlem. The school is using a program that focuses on students' resilience and connection to other students as building blocks for success.
—Melanie Burford

Social-Emotional Needs Entwined with Students' Learning, Security

A supportive environment can promote student achievement, and stress can be a hindrance, research and experience shows. (January 4, 2013)

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Researchers found students in the middle of the social hierarchies, not the popular ones or outcasts, are more likely to bully.
February 8, 2011 | Updated: March 24, 2012 - Education Week
Experts say getting students to help support school policies to prevent cyberbullying is crucial for those measures to be effective.
February 4, 2011 - Digital Directions
Experts say getting students to help support school policies to prevent cyberbullying is crucial for those measures to be effective.
February 4, 2011 - Digital Directions
At least 44 states have anti-bullying laws, but the cyberbullying aspects of those measures run the gamut from effective to window dressing to possibly unconstitutional.
February 4, 2011 - Digital Directions
According to a survey from a large school district in the Southern United States, adolescent girls are significantly more likely than boys to have experienced cyberbullying.
February 4, 2011 - Digital Directions
An analysis of more than 200 studies finds that classroom programs that focus on social and emotional skills can yield learning improvements that rival those of purely academic programs.
February 4, 2011 | Updated: March 24, 2012 - Education Week
An emerging body of research is focusing on the subtler forms of bullying that teachers sometimes miss.
February 1, 2011 - Education Week
The Education Department puts school officials on notice that harassment based on sex-role or religious stereotypes may be federal violations.
October 26, 2010 - Education Week
Following the suicide of college freshman Tyler Clementi, educator Matt Levinson suggests that it's never too early to start teaching children about digital citizenship.
October 8, 2010 - Education Week
NBC News is planning a special week of programming and other activities late this month to draw attention to the challenges in U.S. education and how to address them.
August 31, 2010 - Education Week

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