Report Roundup

August 21, 2019 – Education Week
 For chronically sleep-deprived adolescents—which, according to the Centers for Disease Control, is most of them—afternoon naps could help bolster memory and learning, according to a study in the journal Nature.
August 21, 2019 – Education Week
 The latest school safety figures from the U.S. Department of Education point to steady increases in the number of schools with school resource officers on campus, as well as a recent uptick in "serious violence."
July 17, 2019 – Education Week
 Media literacy is urgently important, but the lack of a universal skill set for the discipline challenges teachers, finds a new report by the research firm RAND Corp.
July 17, 2019 – Education Week
 New federal data highlight a leaky pipeline for would-be teachers in college. The Baccalaureate and Beyond study tracks about 29,000 U.S. students who earned a bachelor's degree in 2015-16.
July 17, 2019 – Education Week
 High schoolers who participate in music courses may score higher in academic subjects, according to a new study of students in British Columbia.
July 17, 2019 – Education Week
  Adolescent students can be challenging for educators to keep engaged—but putting in the effort to make them feel connected to school can pay off well into adulthood.
July 17, 2019 – Education Week
  Less than 1 in 5 general education teachers feel "very well prepared" to teach students with mild-to-moderate learning disabilities, including ADHD and dyslexia, finds a new survey from two national advocacy groups.
June 19, 2019 – Education Week
  Pushing secondary school start times to let adolescents catch a little more shut-eye may improve students' engagement in school, indicates a new study in the journal Sleep.
June 19, 2019 – Education Week
  When it comes to a key international test, there's little evidence that technology use benefits student scores and some evidence that it could drag them down, according to a new report by the nonprofit Reboot Foundation.
June 19, 2019 – Education Week
  Arts education affects students' social-emotional development—for good or ill, concludes a new report by the Consortium for Chicago School Research and the nonprofit Ingenuity.
June 19, 2019 – Education Week
  A new report by the Government Accountability Office provides the first comprehensive nationwide look at state early education programs and how they are funded.
June 19, 2019 – Education Week
  In schools that use corporal punishment, students with disabilities and black students are disproportionately more likely to be hit than their peers, finds a new report by the Southern Poverty Law Center.
June 12, 2019 – Education Week
  Forty percent of what elementary school teachers do on a typical workday could be automated by 2030, predicts a new report by the McKinsey Global Institute.
June 12, 2019 – Education Week
  U.S. employers increasing rely on multilingual employees to advance their goals, but many have lost business because they don't have staff who can communicate in languages other than English, finds a new report from the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages.
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