• Despite concerns, no increase in bullying or cyberbullying among high school students in 2017

    Deborah Temkin Child Trends During and immediately following the 2016 presidential election, several stakeholders raised concerns that negative rhetoric expressed in the course of the election cycle was leading to increased bullying among students. Although these concerns were supported by anecdotal reports from educators across the country, nationally representative data were unavailable at...
  • “Good Jobs” Now Require More Than a High School Diploma

    Suzanne Potter California News Service SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Almost two-thirds of workers in California don’t have a bachelor’s degree – but only 37 percent of them have a “good job,” according to a new report. Researchers from the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce teamed up with JP...