Issues in Education



Much Ado About Race

How strongly students identify with their race could affect academic success. Just six of 10 African-American students nationally graduate from public high schools...



Should Kids Be Clocking Overtime?

Advocates of longer school days say they lead to improved academic performance, but the research shows keeping kids longer isn’t intrinsically better. Proponents...



Coaching for College

Advise TX Prepares Grads to Nudge More Kids Toward Higher Ed. Photo by Michael O'Brien Owen O’Brien heard it so often from the high school students she was...



Technology Can Help Autistic Children Better Express Themselves

Using hand-held electronic devices can help autistic kids become more independent.   Life’s first lessons are learned by observation. Expressions, gestures,...