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March 18, 2020 – Education Week
 Teenagers who have a decent night's sleep cope better with stress the next day, including seeking support from friends and trying to solve problems rather than brooding.
March 18, 2020 – Education Week
 Children adapt their attitudes toward reading to conform to their classmates' perceived gender stereotypes, in ways that put boys at a disadvantage, according to a new study in the journal Child Development.
March 11, 2020 – Education Week
 Black students are more likely to enroll in advanced coursework—honors classes, Advanced Placement courses, or International Baccalaureate classes—when a black teacher is among the educators teaching that course, according to a study of North Carolina students.
March 11, 2020 – Education Week
 Children in rural areas are more likely to have developmental disabilities and are less likely to receive special education or early-intervention services than children living in urban areas, says a new report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
March 4, 2020 – Education Week
 The nation's largest tax-credit scholarship program doesn't seem to have hurt the academics of students who remain in public schools, a new study shows.
February 26, 2020 – Education Week
  For many teachers, high-stakes testing is a major source of frustration—but they're not necessarily quitting over it.
February 26, 2020 – Education Week
  English-language-learner education policies nationwide remain "disjointed and inaccessible to local education officials, teachers, and education advocates" more than four years after the passage of the Every Student Succeeds Act, finds a new Migration Policy Institute report.
February 12, 2020 – Education Week
  Effective principals can play a huge role in reducing student absenteeism, finds a study in Educational Researcher.
February 12, 2020 – Education Week
  When teachers use more praise and fewer reprimands in the classroom, it seems to help students stay on-task and behave better, according to a new study.
January 22, 2020 – Education Week
  For the first time in 40 years, the percentage of black 18- to 24-year-olds with a high school credential was nearly the same as that of their white peers, data from the National Center for Education Statistics show, but racial gaps remain for earning an on-time diploma.
January 22, 2020 – Education Week
  Schools now offer dual-language education in 18 languages, according to newly released 2016-17 data from the U.S. Department of Education.
January 15, 2020 – Education Week
  American physicists and mathematicians helped develop the foundations of quantum theory and built the first atomic bomb, but even among advanced U.S. students, 1 in 3 never get exposed to core concepts in electricity, magnetism, or nuclear physics by their final year of high school.
December 11, 2019 – Education Week
  The United States has gained ground against other countries in a global assessment of teenagers' reading, math, and science skills. That's ironic, though, considering this country has been running in place for years in all three subjects.
November 27, 2019 – Education Week
  Boys and girls start out on the same biological footing when it comes to math, finds the first neuroimaging study of math gender differences in children, published this month in the journal Science of Learning.
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