The key is density, and locating schools in the town's core.
The automated tolls cut down on air pollution, which in turn improves the health of pregnant women.
And what it can teach us about architecture.
One Finnish city's plot to up its birth rate has led to a minor housing crisis.
An early candidate for the feel-good urban story of the year.
Your heart will melt.
A new group called Make Queens Safer is dialing up the pressure on Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio.
A 1972 documentary with lessons for today.
Examples of just how difficult it is for children around the world to access education
The parents of a 3-year-old killed while crossing the street speak out against distracted driving.
The number of students without a home has hit a record high, according to new data from the Department of Education.
In the 1970s, the Dutch launched an effort to "stop the child murder" by drivers. Could the U.S. do the same?
In many places in the U.S., the population is getting older and younger at the same time. And that has big implications for public health.
Baltimore's neediest students often struggle to find transportation and afford things like uniforms.
And educators need to figure out ways to encourage social mixing opportunities among students.
A growing summer camp is giving young women the skills they need to get high-paying tech jobs, before they've even graduated from high school.
When I was growing up, the threat of nuclear attack was always in the background. Now it's mass shootings.
Unstructured time allows children to develop creativity and empathy. But too often, it's missing from the schedule.
It happened last week in the Maspeth neighborhood of Queens.
Somehow, we find ourselves living in a world where children outside is a nuisance.