Format: 2016-05-04
Coalition Leaders Applaud Senate Appropriations Committee for Sending Strong Message of Support for Federal Funding of Critical Juvenile Justice Programs
jjdpa youth
Years of research have shown that incarcerating a child for a status offense creates trauma and can increase the likelihood of future risky or even criminal behavior. ...
Karen Pittman reflects on the progression of tools, resources, and leaders that are working to change the odds for entire zip codes by intentionally improving the ...
"Learning in Action" is a new series of monthly video chats that explore the first-hand experiences of the practices promote social emotional learning. Each ...
trauma
College is a huge step in any students' career, but there are a lot of assumptions in the college process. Most of them are at the expense of students and ...
webinar
Webinar series with the Forum for Youth Investment and the Annie E. Casey Foundation who will share tools and strategies to help system leaders and ...
maize
Stephanie Krauss reflects a trip to east Africa and the understanding of access as a proxy for quality and the necessity to improve the lives of children. 
Ready by Design - Science  cover
It is time for bolder language and a bolder call to action: Together, we must ensure that readiness is a right for every young person. Every system, organization and ...
  Curious how action alerts work? When to send them? What to put in the subject line? How to better target alerts? What success look like? Caitlin Johnson ...
thought leader roundtable
Karen Pittman, co-founder and CEO of the Forum for Youth Investment, joins other national leaders in a thoughtful conversation around readiness.
The Youth First Initiative  released a national poll showing that across the political spectrum, Americans believe that the youth justice system is in need ...
March 2, 2016 It's Budget Season!
Earlier this month, President Obama and his Administration released its Fiscal Year 2017 (FY17) budget plan and it had some good news for children and youth.  
With the Juvenile Justice & Delinquency Prevention Act (JJDPA)— stalling in the Senate, Starcie Ague of the Federal Advisory Committee on Juvenile ...