Got an NES Classic? Here’s how to hack it to play more than 700 games
Got an NES Classic? Here’s how to hack it to play more than 700 games

If you were lucky enough to pick up an NES Classic before production stopped, here's a trick to get the most out of the console.

Guidelines stop heat stroke deaths in high school athletes
Guidelines stop heat stroke deaths in high school athletes

There have been no deaths among high school football players during preseason practice in states with guidelines to help students get used to the heat over time, a new study says.

Kids' grades may suffer when families move
Kids' grades may suffer when families move

Moving to a new home may harm young children's school performance, a study suggests.

Frat brothers keep chugging despite anti-booze efforts
Frat brothers keep chugging despite anti-booze efforts

The boys of "Animal House" and "Neighbors" may be immune to anti-boozing programs that curb drinking for other college kids, new research suggests.

Eating disorders seem more common in schools where girls predominate
Eating disorders seem more common in schools where girls predominate

Eating disorders may be more prevalent at schools where a greater portion of the student body is female, a new study suggests.

Schools in most states skimp on phys ed
Schools in most states skimp on phys ed

Most states don't provide students with enough physical education, a new report finds.

Breakfast in school classrooms expands participation, not waistlines
Breakfast in school classrooms expands participation, not waistlines

The number of New York City kids eating free breakfasts in public school classrooms is growing, but the obesity rates are not, a new study finds.

School breakfast programs vital, even if some kids also eat at home
School breakfast programs vital, even if some kids also eat at home

Students who eat two breakfasts are less likely to become overweight or obese than those who skip the morning meal, according to a new study.

Good sleep habits ready kids for school success
Good sleep habits ready kids for school success

Children who have good sleep habits by age 5 do better at school, a new study finds.

Head lice no cause for panic
Head lice no cause for panic

Most parents have at one time or another received the dreaded school notice: a case of head lice has been detected in your child's class.

Fidgeting may help students with ADHD learn
Fidgeting may help students with ADHD learn

Students who have attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) often get into trouble for fidgeting in the classroom, but that fidgeting may help them learn, new research suggests.

Exercise + classwork may = better math scores
Exercise + classwork may = better math scores

Schoolchildren may have an easier time learning if exercise is part of their math and spelling lessons, a new study suggests.

Uncorrected eye problem linked to learning issues for preschoolers
Uncorrected eye problem linked to learning issues for preschoolers

Preschool children with uncorrected farsightedness are at risk for literacy problems, new research suggests.

Texting after dark may harm teens' sleep, grades
Texting after dark may harm teens' sleep, grades

Instant messaging can be a source of emotional support for teens and help them collaborate on school projects, but new research shows that texting after the lights go out takes a toll on students' sleep quality and academic performance.

Parent's depression may harm child's grades
Parent's depression may harm child's grades

A child's grades in school might suffer if a parent is suffering from depression, according to a new study.

College kids spend a fifth of class time on digital devices
College kids spend a fifth of class time on digital devices

College students spend one-fifth of their time in class using digital devices -- such as smartphones -- for non-educational purposes, new research reveals.

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