Format: 2015-07-31
handcuffs
As ineffective behavioral policies and racial disparities increase the school-to-prison pipeline phenomenon, Lexie Pèrez-Grüber looks at better alternatives to ...
stocks
After a trip to the United Kingdom, Stephanie Krauss reflects on the similarities between youth-based programs and services in the UK and US that struggle with ...
youth prison
President and CEO of the Annie E. Casey Foundation, Patrick McCarthy, discusses his experience visiting a youth prison and why they should be closed down. 
Senator Grassley
The Senate Judiciary Committee approved yet another attempt to update the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act (JJDPA), which has not been reauthorized ...
classroom
The best sentencing reform is keeping kids out the justice system in the first place.
richard ross
Despite the significant progress that advocates have made over the past few decades to spread awareness about juvenile justice reform, girls have not seen the ...
bootstrap
What does it take for a young person to be ready for life’s roles and responsibilities? Can you really get to readiness alone, “by your own ...
Human Rights Project For Girls releases new report The Sexual Abuse to Prison Pipeline: The Girls' Story that outlines how gendered violence, ...
Stay up-to-date with everything you need to know about the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act. 
brain
At least one high-profile educator is calling on an end to labeling kids as “smart.” Not a bad idea, but what if we redefine the mindset instead? College ...
President Obama
President Obama discusses a need for serious criminal justice reform during his speech at the 102nd NAACP convention.