Music can help students remember math formulas and relieve stress in the classroom, studies show.
Cell phones and social media can leave teenagers depressed and isolated, new research has found. Some schools are encouraging students to put down their phones and talk to each other.
All social-emotional learning, all the time as California moves to start a conversation between after-school and summer programs and their school-day counterparts.
Free summer programs help kids struggling in math get a head start on algebra and geometry.
Entering middle school marks a turning point for students.
Students, who are supported by after-school staff, can earn college credits.
Moving from elementary to middle school causes a substantial drop in test scores.
As California focuses on education reforms intended to ensure that students graduate from high school with the skills to succeed in college and careers, some highlight a gap in the pipeline – middle school.