Format: 2016-10-27
graduation cap
Too many young people remain cut off from school and work. Data suggests that race and place make a big difference in how “ready” a young person will be ...
Children's Budget cover
Things are looking up financially for the federal government, but you wouldn’t know it if you’re a kid. A new report finds that the share of federal ...
raise the age ny
VIDEO & ACTION ALERT! New York is one of only two states in the country that have failed to recognize what research and science have confirmed ...
A bill to reauthorize the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act was introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives by Rep. Bobby Scott, D-Va.
readiness traps
Karen Pittman, Stephanie Krauss, and Bryan Joffe discuss Readiness and School during June 9th Thought Leader Roundtable. 
act 4 jj
The Senate Appropriations Committee's CJS Committee will weigh in on important funding levels for key juvenile justice funding.
There are plenty of young people who struggle to complete school because of obstacles in their personal lives, but this struggle should not determine a young ...
mass incarceration
You can't address mass incarceration by cutting funding for juvenile justice. But that seems to be the illogical and counterproductive approach that some members ...