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No matter what area you care most about, consider this: Children, teens and communities thrive when we recognize that development cuts across domains, settings, and disciplines. It's all related—a family's struggle with finances can affect a child's health; what a teen does after school has a big impact on how well he or she learns, and several longitudinal studies show that when states invest in early learning, they spend less in special education and juvenile justice services.

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Action Alert: Urge Your Senators to Pass the JJDPA Today!

JJDPAmattersKIDS CAN'T WAIT! WE NEED YOUR VOICE TODAY!

The Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act (JJDPA) reauthorization is close to long-awaited passage. As early as today, the Senate is expected to hotline the bipartisan bill to reauthorize the JJDPA, which sets basic standards and protections for kids in state juvenile justice programs.

Tools to Help You #VoteYouthJustice

September 25, 2018
A SparkAction Round-Up
College tips

8 Tips on Choosing a College That's Right for You

August 20, 2018
Danielle Varner

Puerto Rico Activation: Extend the Child Tax Credit

Please take a moment to watch this brief video, and then use the Action Alert below to urge your Member of Congress to extend the Child Tax Credit in Puerto Rico to families with one or two children, a crucial support for families still recovering from the devastation of Hurricane Maria.

 

Please take a moment and contact Congress. It's safe, easy and it makes a difference:

NYU K-12 STEM

In NYC, Students Tackle Cyber Threats — and the Digital Gender Divide

August 13, 2018
Zenzele Franklin and Elly Belle
Pew social media research

Activism in the Social Media Age

August 6, 2018
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