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Boredom and disengagement are not the inevitable byproducts of adolescence—research suggests they’re the byproducts of lousy learning environments. Our own Karen Pittman’s debut...

1,000 Schools That Made the Grade
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Rural America After the Recession
A Youth Today special report and photo essay by award-winning journalists explores the deep impact of poverty on rural America. Read it now >>

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Demos
Transitioning from college to career brings difficult...
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Former director of the Social Work Practicum for Our...
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First gens and experts share supports and advice to...
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The House Republican budget was presented on April 1...
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Demos
[COMMENTARY] Mayor de Blasio may be vying for the...

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Forum for Youth Investment
Boredom and disengagement are not the inevitable...
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National Afterschool Association
The National Afterschool Association has named its Top...
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US Department of Education
On April 21, the Department of Education, the Office...
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Annie E. Casey Foundation
This KIDS COUNT policy report from the Annie E. Casey...
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Dignity in Schools Campaign
The Departments of Education and Justice have released...

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Healthy Teen Network
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YouthBuild USA
YouthBuild needs more support in the FY14 budget - act...
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National Human Services Assembly
With a fiscal cliff looming in the not-so-distant...
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Calling all Californians! Governor Brown has a bill on...
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SparkAction
Interest rates on new subsidized Stafford Loans are...

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