Format: 2014-11-28
pens
Despite a universally recognized need to further reduce delinquency and improve juvenile justice systems, federal appropriations for key federal juvenile justice ...
young people voting
A week after the midterm election, you can hardly pick up a newspaper or turn on the TV without seeing a headline about disappointing turnout among Millennials this ...
Ladine Daniels
Ladine Daniels, Jr., known affectionately as “JR,” passed away peacefully from a medical condition on November 2.  JR was an active member ...
girls
Vice President of The National Crittenton Foundation, Jessie Salu, discusses the importance of advocating for girls who are disproportionately represented in the ...
Ladine Daniels
The world lost a powerful young leader on Nov. 2, when Ladine Daniels passed away of a medical condition. His friends and colleagues pay tribute to him and his ...
puzzle pieces
Read Stephanie's guide to staying up-to-date on competency-based higher education from websites, books and twitter handles.
reflection
Federal law defines any commercial sex act involving someone under the age of 18 as a “severe form of trafficking.” And yet every year in the United ...
YJAM
In celebration of National Youth Justice Awareness Month, the latest data on youth confinement is being compared. While there has been a significant reduction, a ...
shaking hands
People who run collective impact efforts say one of their toughest tasks is keeping community engagement going beyond the "summits" where everyone gets ...
briefing image
The National Council of Young Leaders, comprising 16 diverse opportunity youth from across the country, held a Congressional Briefing to share their Recommendations ...
JJDPAmatters
September marked the 40th anniversary of the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974 (JJDPA)—the nation’s main law governing state juvenile justice ...