Format: 2015-07-05
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 ...
readiness traps
Karen Pittman, Stephanie Krauss, and Bryan Joffe discuss Readiness and School during June 9th Thought Leader Roundtable. 
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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.
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The Senate Appropriations Committee's CJS Committee will weigh in on important funding levels for key juvenile justice funding.
facing time, facing future
Hear Real Stories and Take Action! New York is one of only two states in the country that prosecutes all 16 and 17 year olds in the justice ...
head start
NationSwell interviews Dr. Edward Zigler, who recalls how the revolutionary initiative, Head Start, got off the ground.