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Repetition and Power Imbalance in Bullying Victimization at School

Categories: Children,Crime/Justice,Education,Statistics,Youth

https://nces.ed.gov/pubs2018/2018093.pdf

Brief report on bullying in U.S. schools.  20.8% of students reported being bullied at school.  Describes the types of bullying experienced by students and its effect upon their school work, relationships, physical health, and feelings about themselves. From the National Center for Education Statistics

 

Changes in Bullying Victimization and Hate-Related Words at School Since 2007

Categories: Children,Crime/Justice,Education,Statistics,Youth

https://nces.ed.gov/pubs2018/2018095.pdf

Brief report on the reduction of bullying and other hate-related activities directed at school children since 2007.  Focuses on students enrolled in grades 6 through 12.  From the National Center for Education Statistics

 

Students’ Relationships in School and Feelings About Personal Safety at School

Categories: Children,Crime/Justice,Education,Statistics

https://nces.ed.gov/pubs2018/2018096.pdf

Brief report on students’ feelings of safety at school and its relationship to their feelings about safety in their neighborhoods.  From the National Center for Education Statistics

 

 

America’s Children: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 2017

Categories: Children,Education,Health/Medical,Marriage/Family,Statistics

https://www.childstats.gov/pubs/

Statistics on children’s welfare including demographic background, family and social environment, physical environment and safety, behavior, education, health and more.  From the Federal Interagency Forum on Child and Family Statistics

 

Characteristics of Same-Sex Couple Households: 2005 to Present

Categories: Education,Income/Poverty,Marriage/Family,Population/Census,Sex Issues,Statistics

https://www.census.gov/data/tables/time-series/demo/same-sex-couples/ssc-house-characteristics.html

Set of spreadsheets showing annual statistical portraits of same-sex couples from 2005 to 2016.  Includes information on age, race, educational attainment, presence of children in household, income, and housing tenure.  From the Census Bureau

 

Public School Teacher Autonomy, Satisfaction, Job Security, and Commitment: 1999-2000 and 2011-12

Categories: Education,Statistics

https://nces.ed.gov/pubs2018/2018103.pdf

Focuses on teachers’ sense of autonomy based on selecting textbooks, freedom of choosing teaching content and techniques, control over grading and discipline, and determining the amount of homework to be assigned.  From the National Center for Education Statistics

 

Trends in High School Dropout and Completion Rates in the United States: 2014

Categories: Education,Statistics,Youth

https://nces.ed.gov/pubs2018/2018117.pdf

Includes estimates of the percentage of students who drop out in a given 12 month period, the percentage of young people in a specified age range who are high school dropouts, and the percentage of young people in a specified age range who complete high school.  From the National Center for Education Statistics

 

Digest of Education Statistics

Categories: Education,Education-Higher,Statistics

https://nces.ed.gov/pubs2017/2017094.pdf

The annual compilation of educational statistics from elementary through graduate school.  Also offers international comparisons of education, federal funding of education, and outcomes of education. From the National Center for Education Statistics

 

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