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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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Child Trends

February 1, 2000
Amy Bracken and Alexis Treu

The Case of the 11-Year-Old Killer

February 1, 2000
Jack Kresnak

Council of International Exchange

February 1, 2000
Amy Bracken and Alexis Treu

For Schools, Smaller is Better

February 6, 2000
Nick Geisinger

The Case of the 6-Year-Old ‘Refugee’

February 1, 2000
Patrick Boyle and Amy Bracken

Girl Scouts of the U.S.A.

February 1, 2000
Amy Bracken and Alexis Treu

Keeping Our Eyes On the Prize

February 1, 2000
Karen Pittman

Natural Childhood

February 14, 2000
Richard Louv
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