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Ryan Dalton

Ryan Dalton started 11th grade four days before Hurricane Katrina hit. The storm nearly derailed his education and his life. He shares the personal story of survival and how he got back on track,...

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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9/3
Opportunity Youth United
Ryan Dalton started 11th grade four days before...
8/27
Opportunity Nation
One of the groups most at risk for disconnection from...
7/31
Ready by 21
Karen Pittman, co-founder and CEO of the Forum for...
7/29
The Forum for Youth Investment
After a trip to the United Kingdom, Stephanie Krauss...
5/14
Ready by 21
Sara Matthew, policy associate at the Forum, shares...

from the field

8/27
Education Week
Michelle Obama wants to enlist students and teachers...
8/10
Edutopia
There’s been a lot of talk lately about...
7/19
YouthBuild USA
On June 24, YouthBuild USA employee, YouthBuild...
6/29
The Brookings Institution
The assumption that education is the key to improving...
5/21
Opportunity Nation
There is a strong need to work together and take...

action alerts

4/24
Campaign for a Presidential Youth Council
Thursday, April 23rd is the most important day in the...
10/4
Young Invincibles
Join Young Invincibles from October 8 to 12, 2012 as...
10/4
Rock the Vote
Join Rock the Vote's #WeWill campaign and pledge...
8/22
SparkAction
Join us in asking Michelle Obama and Ann Romney to #...

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