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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.

A 9-11 Perspective

August 31, 2002
Susan Phillips

Teaching Kids, One By One

August 30, 2002
Holly St. Lifer

Parent-Teacher Teamwork

August 30, 2002
Reg Weaver

A Goal for Latinos: A Computer in Every Home?

August 30, 2002
Cecilia Garcia

Helping Kids Lighten Their Loads

August 30, 2002
Julee Newberger