Secondary Education

  • Vanderbilt University

    Career and technical education is focus of $5M research network

    Vanderbilt Education Policy Researcher Shaun M. Dougherty will help lead the Career and Technical Education Research Network, a new $5 million research project designed to increase the evidence base on career and technical education. Read More

    Nov. 22, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    Upside-down jellyfish teach land-locked teens about ocean conservation

    More than a dozen Cassiopea, more commonly known as “upside-down jellyfish,” from the Tennessee Aquarium in Chattanooga, have taken up residence as part of the marine science program at the School for Science and Math at Vanderbilt, a program of Peabody College's Department of Teaching and Learning and the Center for Science Outreach. Read More

    Aug. 19, 2018

  • Paper Bird

    Making peace

    Through efforts like the Nashville Longitudinal Study of Youth Safety and Wellbeing and new school discipline practices built around conflict resolution and restorative justice, Nashville's public schools, community organizations, and scholars at Peabody College are working collaboratively to reduce school suspensions and create safe and supportive learning environments. Read More

    Apr. 2, 2018

  • Parents can play an important role in helping children and teens dealing with stress. (iStock)

    New research identifies best coping strategies for kids

    From acting out to reaching out, children and teens cope with stress in a variety of ways with varying results. A new, comprehensive Vanderbilt University study published in the high-impact journal Psychological Bulletin outlines which coping strategies work best. Read More

    Dec. 21, 2017

  • Elementary school science classroom

    Experts on Elementary and Secondary Education Act (No Child Left Behind) available

    Peabody experts are available to talk to media regarding the bill known as No Child Left Behind. Read More

    Jun. 11, 2013