Education

Is Abstinence-Only Sex Ed on the Rise?

More states are rejecting federal funding for evidence-based sex education. That could mean a return of abstinence-only instruction in many schools.

Why Water in Schools Is So Susceptible to Lead Poisoning

New York is set to become the first state to require schools to regularly test their water for lead. But it's far from the only place with the problem.

'Island' School Districts: A Story of Haves and Have Nots

School districts completely surrounded by a single larger district often have vast disparities.

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