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If schools focus solely on delivering academic content, they limit their ability to create fully successful students. The resulting achievement gap between students who have vast resources outside of...

Spotlight on: Transportation

For families and children, affordable, reliable transportation options can be the difference between success and poverty. Get the scoop >>

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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6/15
The Forum for Youth Investment
Karen Pittman, Stephanie Krauss, and Bryan Joffe...
5/12
Center for Law and Social Policy (CLASP)
Low-income youth and adults need pathways to...
4/1
The House Republican budget was presented on April 1...
1/9
First Focus
Reflecting on the 50 years since President Johnson...
1/9
A report, poll and communications resources addressing...

from the field

6/19
T.H.E. Journal
If schools focus solely on delivering academic content...
6/4
Center for Law and Social Policy (CLASP)
Earning a college degree is seen as the key step to...
6/2
The New York Times
It's not so simple to say rich and poor students...
5/22
Alliance for Excellent Education
According to the 2015 Building a Grad Nation report,...
5/18
The Brookings Institution
Whose fault is poverty? Is it the fault of the poor...

action alerts

1/31
Half in Ten and partners
Join this social media campaign to make sure child...
11/27
SAVE 4 All
There are people in Congress who would cut or end...
11/15
National Human Services Assembly
With a fiscal cliff looming in the not-so-distant...
11/14
Feeding America
The first 100 days of an administration are critical....
10/4
Young Invincibles
Join Young Invincibles from October 8 to 12, 2012 as...

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