Youth Voices

November 26, 2014
Produced by:
Annenberg Institute for School Reform

Annenberg Institute for School Reform

To be successful and sustainable, place-based initiatives for education reform must strategically incorporate the voices of those who have the most to lose or gain. That means student, parents and residents should not be drowned out...

Ladine Daniels
November 7, 2014
Produced by:
The National Council of Young Leaders

briefing image
October 7, 2014
Produced by:
The Corps Network

The National Council of Young Leaders, comprising 16 diverse opportunity youth from across the country, held a Congressional Briefing to share their Recommendations to Increase Opportunity and Decrease Poverty in America. They shared six Recommendations in response to some of the most pervasive...

September 17, 2014
Produced by:
The National Council of Young Leaders

September 16, 2014
Produced by:
The National Council of Young Leaders

Under the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act (JJDPA), the nation’s main federal juvenile justice law, states must establish State Advisory Groups to monitor state compliance with the law. SAGs must include young people—but engaging them can be a challenge.

brown v board of education
June 2, 2014
Produced by:
Dignity in Schools Campaign

In May 2014, a group of Dignity in Schools members from California, Mississippi, Ohio and Washington, DC participated in an on-line Google Hangout discussion to reflect on the impacts of Brown v. Board of Education sixty years later.