Health and nutrition

The Jefferson County Public Schools have made a commitment to “whole-child education” that goes beyond academics.

When yoga becomes a respected part of the school day

Pushing for “whole-child education,” the Compassionate Schools Project focuses on mind and body wellness

Vivian W. Pinn, M.D., Senior Scientist Emerita NIH, speaks at the dedication ceremony of a building renamed Pinn Hall in her honor at the University of Virginia School of Medicine in Charlottesville, VA. 

Removing racist monuments is about making history, not erasing it

We need to memorialize more statues of trailblazers such as physician Vivian Pinn

Letting our boys onto the football field is a losing play

A new study shows repeated blows to the head cause a degenerative brain disease

5 Mississippi education stories you may have missed this summer

Rural school innovation, food insecurity, and homeless students among top summer stories

PODCAST: How will Trump’s budget proposal impact food access for kids?

Cuts to programs that serve kids have families, educators concerned

Be mindful: How a tech tool can help

A popular educational app will help spread research-based mindfulness lessons