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David Ramey receives grant from the Spencer Foundation

David Ramey receives grant from the Spencer Foundation

Exploring How State Education Policies in the Use of School Punishment and Special Education Affect Racial and Socioeconomic Disparities: A Multilevel and Longitudinal Study

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Physical abuse and punishment impact children’s academic performance

Physical abuse and punishment impact children’s academic performance

Sarah Font and her collaborator found that physical abuse was associated with decreases in children’s cognitive performance, while non-abusive forms of physical punishment were independently associated with reduced school engagement and increased peer isolation.

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Tracing Trends Could Lead to Better Public Health Education

Tracing Trends Could Lead to Better Public Health Education

Using a Population Education Transition (PET) curve, which illustrates the process of education and behavior change, could lead to a better way to identify and plan public health responses to new health risks in a population, said researchers in an article published in the journal Demography

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