It's kind of a mess ... we're about to relaunch. Subscribe to be notified when this spark is lit.

what's sparking

Take two minutes to use call your leaders to action.
For those who care about juvenile justice and opportunities for young people, this week brought both good news and bad.
We need to be careful about the language we use to discuss mental health and juvenile justice—and even more careful about how we meet the mental health needs of ...
Education Workforce Hearing
It’s a phrase seldomly heard in today’s politics: “bipartisan support.” That is exactly what the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention ...
A quick overview of the federal budget: what it is, what it does, and how the process works. Required reading for any aspiring advocate! (And a useful refresher for ...
Cost calculator
Professor creates a quickie calculator to help students and families
facing time, facing future
Hear Real Stories and Take Action! New York is one of only two states in the country that prosecutes all 16 and 17 year olds in the justice ...
The Hechinger Report
NEW YORK and BRIDGEPORT, Conn. – Latune and Kiara are bright and passionate teenagers. Latune is the more artistic of the two — she plans to become a ...
Voters were asked to support the children in their community with new tax revenue—and they overwhelmingly agreed. 
Syndicate content


receive our updates

Spark Tweets

blog spot

Biviana, Student
Dina Atwa and Bonnie Bee | Nov 7
What Message are We Sending?
Shawnice Jackson | Jul 5

Sign up