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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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Mothers Find Strength in Numbers

May 4, 2001
Julee Newberger

Do Kids Need Friends?

April 30, 2001
Anita Gurian, Ph.D. & Alice Pope, Ph.D.

Faces of Change: Welfare Reform in America

April 20, 2001
Caitlin Johnson

Artists Set High Standards in Classrooms

April 16, 2001
Nick Geisinger

Teens Report on Attitudes Towards Spanking

April 9, 2001
Molly Phillips, 15

In The Service Of What?: The Politics of Service Learning

December 1, 1996
Joseph Kahn and Joel Westheimer
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