The Eye on Research feature focuses on education-related scholarship and research in the field of K-12 education.
School & District Management New Head of U.S. Research Agency Aims for Relevance
Reflecting his on-the-ground experience, the new director of the Institute of Education Sciences wants studies that are useful to the field.
Families & the Community Scholars: Parent-School Ties Should Shift in Teen Years
Adolescents’ needs have been overlooked by researchers and policymakers intent on boosting parental engagement, a new book concludes.
Federal Oral-Language Skills for English-Learners Focus of Researchers
Scholars say students need chances to speak in class and to find a "personal voice" in the new language.
School & District Management Management Guru Says 'Student Load' Key to Achievement
Higher scores are linked to lowering the number of students to teach and the number of papers to grade.
Federal Student-to-College 'Mismatch' Seen as Graduation-Rate Issue
One reason so many talented students leave college without a diploma may be that they enroll in schools for which they are overqualified, a new book suggests.
School & District Management Researchers Try to Promote Students' Ability to Argue
A little-developed skill gets fresh recognition as essential for success in school and beyond.