Articles for Tag: "students"

Chicago teacher’s breast cancer journey inspires students 
Chicago teacher’s breast cancer journey inspires students
Maria Luisa Gonzalez recalls the moment she told her 2nd grade class she had breast cancer.
Is stress contagious? 
Is stress contagious?
A new study reveals that, at least in the classroom, the answer may be yes.
What parents need to discuss with their kids before studying abroad 
What parents need to discuss with their kids before studying abroad
A recent study finds that students are more likely to drink heavily and use illegal drugs. Learn more.
How shorter lunch periods impact kids’ nutrition 
How shorter lunch periods impact kids’ nutrition
More of their meals are thrown away when children have 20 minutes or less to eat.
Are kids’ heavy backpacks weighing them down?  Featured
Are kids’ heavy backpacks weighing them down?
A bag that is more than 10 percent of a child’s weight can be dangerous.
Walking to school is good for everyone 
Walking to school is good for everyone
Researchers take a deep dive into the benefits of students hoofing it to class.
College students like ‘healthy’ vending machines 
College students like ‘healthy’ vending machines
New study shows that healthy snack options in vending machines are a welcome addition on campus.