After Going Vegetarian, N.Y. School Reports Health, Academic Benefits

Published Oct. 23, 2013 | Rules for Engagement /Education Week


After switching to an all-vegetarian menu, an elementary school in Queens, N.Y. reports not only lower obesity rates among its students, but improvements in overall academics.

Storify: Parents Push for Services for Their Gifted Children

Published Oct. 4, 2013 | K-12 Parents and the Public /Education Week


Parents are increasingly putting pressure on district and state leaders to provide their gifted children with better, high-quality programs.