Format: 2014-07-29
SparkAction joined the Juvenile Justice Information Exchange (JJIE) and experts in the juvenile indigent defense movement to discuss the challenges and reforms of ...
Check out these November events on breastfeeding in Florida and Los Angeles.
From its very beginnings, JJDPA has supported-- and continues to support-- state and local to efforts to prevent juvenile delinquency.
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Expert Ben Castleman on ways to engage first-generation students once they are in college.
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This report from ACT, Inc. and the Council for Opportunity in Education examines the college and career readiness of first-generation college students in the U.S.
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Youth Advocate Programs, Inc.'s Shaena Fazal makes the case for the JJDPA for all core issues in the justice system for youth.
As a high school senior, Skyler Lopez, 18, wasn’t sure he was college material. He changed his mind after a campaign to encourage low-income and would-be ...
Chicago's poster child high school for school violence is making news as a turnaround school, where staff do everything in their power to build a community of ...
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What we learned from our first few Google+ Hangout On Air experiences: the next wave of online engagement.
Youth: global agents of change. 
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Here are the stories of 4 powerful young leaders who bring unique ideas into justice reform efforts -- and have succeeded in part because adults supported them in ...
The Oasis Resource Center in Tennessee helps low-income, first-generation college students succeed with quality mentoring and opportunities for interaction.
Boston youth partner with city officials to launch an Instagram-inspired online platform to help Boston youth find, share and rate the healthiest foods in the city.
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How community-based alternative programs are improving racial disparities in Ventura County, CA.
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New York City teens: Join WNYC’s Radio Rookies live chat on policing and make your own message to the new New York City Mayor!
What moves Members of Congress when they’re undecided on an issue? What’s the best way to have an impact on your Representative or Senator? The answers ...