Ryan and Jacob link state data on child abuse/neglect to academic performance
"How Life Outside of School Affects Student Performance in School" - Education Next. 3/26/2018.
Brian Jacob and Joseph Ryan match school records to child maltreatment information for more than 730,000 Michigan students born 2000-2006, looking at the prevalence of child maltreatment investigations by race, gender, SES, and location, and the link between maltreatment and academic performance.
Additional Media Coverage:
"Principals: More of Your Students Might Be Abused or Neglected Than You Think" - Education Week. 3/27/2018.